Animal Weight

How much does a Cape hairy bat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Cape hairy bat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Cape hairy bat (Myotis tricolor) on average weights 13 grams (0.03 lbs).

The Cape hairy bat is from the family Vespertilionidae (genus: Myotis). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 5.2 cm (0′ 3″). Normally, Cape hairy bats can have babies 1 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 Cape hairy bat is 13 grams (0.03 lbs)

The Cape hairy bat, also known as little brown bat, Temminck’s mouse-eared bat, Cape myotis, tricoloured mouse-eared bat, Cape hairy myotis, Temminck’s hairy bat and three-coloured bat (Myotis tricolor) is a species of vesper bat that is found in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Animals of the same family as a Cape hairy bat

We found other animals of the Vespertilionidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Cape hairy bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Myotis tricolor: