Animal Weight

How much does a Black flying fox weight?

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

An adult Black flying fox (Pteropus alecto) on average weights 609 grams (1.34 lbs).

The Black flying fox is from the family Pteropodidae (genus: Pteropus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 25.4 cm (0′ 10″). On average, Black flying foxs can have babies 1 times per year with a litter size of 1.

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 flying fox is 609 grams (1.34 lbs)

The black flying fox or black fruit bat (Pteropus alecto) is a bat in the family Pteropodidae. It is among the largest bats in the world, but is considerably smaller than the largest species in its genus, Pteropus. The black flying fox is native to Australia, Papua New Guinea, and Indonesia. It is not a threatened species.

Animals of the same family as a Black flying fox

We found other animals of the Pteropodidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Black flying fox

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

Animals with the same size as a Black flying fox

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Black flying fox

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