Animal Weight

How much does a Big-eared flying fox weight?

It is hard to guess what a Big-eared flying fox weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Big-eared flying fox (Pteropus macrotis) on average weights 365 grams (0.8 lbs).

The Big-eared flying fox is from the family Pteropodidae (genus: Pteropus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 21.1 cm (0′ 9″). Usually, Big-eared flying foxs have 1 babies per litter.

As a reference: An average human weights in at 62 kg (137 lbs) and reaches an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). Humans spend 280 days (40 weeks) in the womb of their mother and reach around 75 years of age.

The average adult weight of a Big-eared flying fox is 365 grams (0.8 lbs)

The big-eared flying fox (Pteropus macrotis) is a species of bat in the family Pteropodidae, larger bats who subsist largely on fruits. The species is distributed across a range in Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and islands nearing the Cape York peninsula at the northeast of Australia, at elevations less than 500 metres and often in coastal mangroves.

Animals of the same family as a Big-eared flying fox

We found other animals of the Pteropodidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Big-eared flying fox

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

Animals with the same size as a Big-eared flying fox

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Big-eared flying fox

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