Animal Size

Geelvink Bay flying fox size: How big do they get?

How big does a Geelvink Bay flying fox get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Geelvink Bay flying fox (Pteropus pohlei) reaches an average size of 19.7 cm (0′ 8″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 351 grams (0.77 lbs). The Geelvink Bay flying fox (genus: Pteropus) is a member of the family Pteropodidae.

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 Geelvink Bay flying fox or Geelvink Bay fruit bat (Pteropus pohlei) is a species of flying fox in the family Pteropodidae. It is endemic to West Papuan islands in Indonesia. The name comes from Geelvink Bay, now Cenderawasih Bay. It is common over a small area, and the population trend is decreasing. Major threats to the species are loss of habitat due to timber harvesting, and hunting.

Animals of the same family as a Geelvink Bay flying fox

We found other animals of the Pteropodidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Geelvink Bay flying fox

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Geelvink Bay flying fox:

Animals with the same weight as a Geelvink Bay flying fox

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Pteropus pohlei: