Litter Size

How many babies does a Sundevall’s roundleaf bat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Sundevall’s roundleaf bats are in a litter?

A Sundevall’s roundleaf bat (Hipposideros caffer) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 140 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 2 grams (0 lbs) and measure 1.5 cm (0′ 1″). They are a member of the Rhinolophidae family (genus: Hipposideros). An adult Sundevall’s roundleaf bat grows up to a size of 5.4 cm (0′ 3″).

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 Sundevall's roundleaf bat is 1

Sundevall’s roundleaf bat (Hipposideros caffer), also called Sundevall’s leaf-nosed bat, is a species of bat in the family Hipposideridae.These bats are very similar in appearance to the closely related Noack’s roundleaf bat, and the two have in the past been considered to be the same species. Although more recent research suggests that they are distinct, taken together, they possibly represent a species group containing a number of cryptic species or subspecies that have yet to be distinguished.

Other animals of the family Rhinolophidae

Sundevall’s roundleaf bat is a member of the Rhinolophidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Sundevall’s roundleaf bat

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Sundevall’s roundleaf bat

What other animals weight around 9 grams (0.02 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Sundevall’s roundleaf bat

Also reaching around 5.4 cm (0′ 3″) in size do these animals: