Animal Weight

How much does a Common blossom bat weight?

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

An adult Common blossom bat (Syconycteris australis) on average weights 17 grams (0.04 lbs).

The Common blossom bat is from the family Pteropodidae (genus: Syconycteris). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 6.7 cm (0′ 3″). On average, Common blossom bats can have babies 2 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 Common blossom bat is 17 grams (0.04 lbs)

The common blossom bat (Syconycteris australis) also known as the southern blossom bat or Queensland blossom bat, is a megabat in the family Pteropodidae.The common blossom bat feeds mostly on nectar and pollen rather than fruit.It is one of eight Pteropodidae species on mainland Australia. It is one of the smallest of all nectarivorous megabats.

Animals of the same family as a Common blossom bat

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Animals with the same weight as a Common blossom bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Syconycteris australis:

Animals with the same size as a Common blossom bat

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Common blossom bat:

Animals with the same litter size as a Common blossom bat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Common blossom bat: