Animal Weight

How much does a Black-bellied fruit bat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Black-bellied fruit bat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Black-bellied fruit bat (Melonycteris melanops) on average weights 47 grams (0.1 lbs).

The Black-bellied fruit bat is from the family Pteropodidae (genus: Melonycteris). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 9.4 cm (0′ 4″). Normally, Black-bellied fruit bats can have babies 2 times a year.

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 Black-bellied fruit bat is 47 grams (0.1 lbs)

The black-bellied fruit bat (Melonycteris melanops) is a species of order Chiroptera in the family Pteropodidae.

Animals of the same family as a Black-bellied fruit bat

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Animals with the same weight as a Black-bellied fruit bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Melonycteris melanops:

Animals with the same size as a Black-bellied fruit bat

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