Litter Size

How many babies does a Tibetan macaque have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Tibetan macaques are in a litter?

A Tibetan macaque (Macaca thibetana) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 169 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 500 grams (1.1 lbs) and measure 1.2 meter (4′ 0″). They are a member of the Cercopithecidae family (genus: Macaca). An adult Tibetan macaque grows up to a size of 60 cm (2′ 0″).

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 Tibetan macaque is 1

The Tibetan macaque (Macaca thibetana), also known as the Chinese stump-tailed macaque or Milne-Edwards’ macaque, is found from eastern Tibet east to Guangdong and north to Shaanxi in China. It has also been reported from northeastern India. This species lives in subtropical forests (mixed deciduous to evergreen) at altitudes from 800 to 2,500 m (2,600 to 8,200 ft) above sea level.

Other animals of the family Cercopithecidae

Tibetan macaque is a member of the Cercopithecidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Tibetan macaque

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Tibetan macaque

What other animals weight around 10.6 kg (23.36 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Tibetan macaque

Also reaching around 60 cm (2′ 0″) in size do these animals: