Litter Size

How many babies does a Water chevrotain have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Water chevrotains are in a litter?

A Water chevrotain (Hyemoschus aquaticus) 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 173 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 1.02 kg (2.24 lbs) and measure 8.5 cm (0′ 4″). They are a member of the Tragulidae family (genus: Hyemoschus). An adult Water chevrotain grows up to a size of 75 cm (2′ 6″).

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 Water chevrotain is 1

The water chevrotain (Hyemoschus aquaticus), also known as the fanged deer, is a small ruminant found in tropical Africa. It is the largest of the 10 species of chevrotains, basal even-toed ungulates which are similar to deer, but are barely larger than small dogs.

Other animals of the family Tragulidae

Water chevrotain is a member of the Tragulidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Water chevrotain

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Water chevrotain

Other animals that usually reach the age of 14 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Water chevrotain

What other animals weight around 10.83 kg (23.87 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Water chevrotain

Also reaching around 75 cm (2′ 6″) in size do these animals: