Animal Weight

How much does a Dwarf flying fox weight?

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

An adult Dwarf flying fox (Pteropus woodfordi) on average weights 122 grams (0.27 lbs).

The Dwarf flying fox is from the family Pteropodidae (genus: Pteropus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 14.1 cm (0′ 6″).

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 Dwarf flying fox is 122 grams (0.27 lbs)

The dwarf flying fox, least flying fox, or least fruit bat (Pteropus woodfordi) is a species of flying fox in the family Pteropodidae. It is endemic to the Solomon Islands. It is threatened by deforestation, which is believed to damage roosting sites in old growth forests.

Animals of the same family as a Dwarf flying fox

We found other animals of the Pteropodidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Dwarf flying fox

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

Animals with the same size as a Dwarf flying fox

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