Litter Size

How many babies does a Wroughton’s free-tailed bat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Wroughton’s free-tailed bats are in a litter?

A Wroughton’s free-tailed bat (Otomops wroughtoni) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 49 grams (0.11 lbs) and measure 15.2 cm (0′ 6″). They are a member of the Molossidae family (genus: Otomops). An adult Wroughton’s free-tailed bat grows up to a size of 30.7 cm (1′ 1″).

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 Wroughton's free-tailed bat is 1

Wroughton’s free-tailed bat (Otomops wroughtoni) is a free-tailed bat formerly considered to be confined to the Western Ghats area of India, though it has also recently been discovered in northeast India and in a remote part of Cambodia. It is classified as Data Deficient species as nothing much is know about their habitat, ecology and foraging range.

Other animals of the family Molossidae

Wroughton’s free-tailed bat is a member of the Molossidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Wroughton’s free-tailed bat

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once: