Litter Size

How many babies does a Yellow-bellied glider have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Yellow-bellied gliders are in a litter?

A Yellow-bellied glider (Petaurus australis) 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 56 grams (0.12 lbs) and measure 2.7 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Petauridae family (genus: Petaurus). An adult Yellow-bellied glider grows up to a size of 25.5 cm (0′ 11″).

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-bellied glider is 1

The yellow-bellied glider (Petaurus australis), also known as the fluffy glider, is an arboreal and nocturnal gliding possum that lives in native eucalypt forests in eastern Australia, from northern Queensland south to Victoria.

Other animals of the family Petauridae

Yellow-bellied glider is a member of the Petauridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Yellow-bellied glider

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Yellow-bellied glider

Other animals that usually reach the age of 16 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Yellow-bellied glider

What other animals weight around 568 grams (1.25 lbs)?