Animal Size

Grey long-eared bat size: How big do they get?

How big does a Grey long-eared bat get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Grey long-eared bat (Plecotus austriacus) reaches an average size of 4.1 cm (0′ 2″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). Usually, they reach an age of 15 years. A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 6 grams (0.01 lbs). The Grey long-eared bat (genus: Plecotus) is a member of the family Vespertilionidae.

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 grey long-eared bat (Plecotus austriacus) is a fairly large European bat. It has distinctive ears, long and with a distinctive fold. It hunts above woodland, often by day, and mostly for moths. In captivity, it has also been recorded to eat small lizards. It is extremely similar to the more common brown long-eared bat, and was only distinguished in the 1960s, but has a paler belly.

Animals of the same family as a Grey long-eared bat

We found other animals of the Vespertilionidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Grey long-eared bat

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

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Grey long-eared bat

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Grey long-eared bat:

Animals with the same weight as a Grey long-eared bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Plecotus austriacus: