Litter Size

How many babies does a Striped bandicoot have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Striped bandicoots are in a litter?

A Striped bandicoot (Microperoryctes longicauda) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 3 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 4.3 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Peroryctidae family (genus: Microperoryctes). An adult Striped bandicoot grows up to a size of 26.7 cm (0′ 11″).

To have a reference: Humans obviously usually have a litter size of one ;). Their babies are in the womb of their mother for 280 days (40 weeks) and reach an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). They weight in at 62 kg (137 lbs), which is obviously highly individual, and reach an average age of 75 years.

The average litter size of a Striped bandicoot is 1

The striped bandicoot (Microperoryctes longicauda) is a species of marsupial in the family Peramelidae. It is found in West Papua, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests. The Striped bandicoot is a host of the Acanthocephalan intestinal parasite Australiformis semoni.

Other animals of the family Peroryctidae

Striped bandicoot is a member of the Peroryctidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Striped bandicoot

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Striped bandicoot

What other animals weight around 542 grams (1.19 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Striped bandicoot

Also reaching around 26.7 cm (0′ 11″) in size do these animals: