Largest mammalian litter size?

bartermn at epix.net bartermn at epix.net
Sun Dec 1 10:56:11 EST 1996


mathog at seqaxp.bio.caltech.edu wrote:
: Idle curiousity time.

: What mammal has, on average, the largest litter size?

: I'm not betting money on it, but my guess is that it is some breed of
: domestic pig.

 I had a pig that produced thirteen in her second litter, I'm sure that
isn't anywhere near the record though. But I believe you are correct in
assuming that they have the most offspring per litter. Someone correct me
if I'm wrong.

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