Animal Size

Cuban fruit-eating bat size: How big do they get?

How big does a Cuban fruit-eating bat get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Cuban fruit-eating bat (Brachyphylla nana) reaches an average size of 8.4 cm (0′ 4″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 37 grams (0.08 lbs). On birth they have a weight of 13 grams (0.03 lbs). The Cuban fruit-eating bat (genus: Brachyphylla) is a member of the family Phyllostomidae.

As a reference: Humans reach an average body size of 1.65m (5′ 5″) while carrying 62 kg (137 lbs). A human woman is pregnant for 280 days (40 weeks) and on average become 75 years old.

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The Cuban fruit-eating bat (Brachyphylla nana) is a species of bat in the family Phyllostomidae found in the Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, and Turks and Caicos Islands.

Animals of the same family as a Cuban fruit-eating bat

We found other animals of the Phyllostomidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Cuban fruit-eating bat

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Cuban fruit-eating bat:

Animals with the same weight as a Cuban fruit-eating bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Brachyphylla nana: