Animal Weight

How much does a Golden-tipped bat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Golden-tipped bat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Golden-tipped bat (Phoniscus papuensis) on average weights 6 grams (0.01 lbs).

The Golden-tipped bat is from the family Vespertilionidae (genus: Phoniscus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 1.72 meter (5′ 8″).

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 Golden-tipped bat is 6 grams (0.01 lbs)

The golden-tipped bat (Kerivoula papuensis) is a species of Microchiropteran in the family Vespertilionidae. It is found in Papua New Guinea and in Australia, especially scattered along the eastern part of Australia. The species is considered uncommon, and is listed as endangered in Australia.

Animals of the same family as a Golden-tipped bat

We found other animals of the Vespertilionidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Golden-tipped bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Phoniscus papuensis: