Litter Size

How many babies does a Yellow-backed duiker have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Yellow-backed duikers are in a litter?

A Yellow-backed duiker (Cephalophus silvicultor) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 234 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 4.41 kg (9.71 lbs) and measure 20 cm (0′ 8″). They are a member of the Bovidae family (genus: Cephalophus). An adult Yellow-backed duiker grows up to a size of 1.32 meter (4′ 5″).

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 Yellow-backed duiker is 1

The yellow-backed duiker (Cephalophus silvicultor) is a forest dwelling antelope in the order Artiodactyla from the family Bovidae. Yellow-backed duikers are the most widely distributed of all duikers. They are found mainly in Central and Western Africa, ranging from Senegal to Western Uganda with possibly a few in Gambia. Their range also extends southward into Rwanda, Burundi, Zaire, and most of Zambia.

Other animals of the family Bovidae

Yellow-backed duiker is a member of the Bovidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Yellow-backed duiker

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Yellow-backed duiker

Other animals that usually reach the age of 17.25 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Yellow-backed duiker

What other animals weight around 61.65 kg (135.92 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Yellow-backed duiker

Also reaching around 1.32 meter (4′ 5″) in size do these animals: