Animal Size

Great flying fox size: How big do they get?

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

A grown Great flying fox (Pteropus neohibernicus) reaches an average size of 27.9 cm (0′ 11″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 1.02 kg (2.24 lbs). A Great flying fox has 1 babies at once. The Great 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.

The average adult size of a Great flying fox is  (0' 11

The great flying fox (Pteropus neohibernicus), also known as the greater flying fox or Bismarck flying fox, is a species of megabat in the genus Pteropus, found throughout lowland areas of New Guinea and in the Bismarck Archipelago. At up to 1.45 kg (3.2 lb) in weight, it is among the largest bats in the world. It is a gregarious animal which roosts with hundreds or thousands of individuals.It is hunted for human consumption in New Guinea.

Animals of the same family as a Great flying fox

We found other animals of the Pteropodidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Great flying fox

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Great flying fox

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Great flying fox:

Animals with the same weight as a Great flying fox

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