Here are some fun facts: did you know that hedgehog babies are called ‘hedgehoglets’, and are the size of a golf ball, while baby clownfish are called ‘fry’ and are the size of mini pebbles! In another story of contrasts, the Giant Pacific Octopus, with a 14-foot arm span hatches larvae that are the size of a rice grain! Of course, it’s another matter that it hatches between 120,000 – 400,000 of these tiny rice grains!
Appetite whetted for some more amazing trivia on animal babies? Here’s a graphic representation of numerous animal and fish species, and their offspring.
Infographic by – Alan’s Factory Outlet