Animal Weight

How much does a Greater nectar bat weight?

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

An adult Greater nectar bat (Eonycteris major) on average weights 72 grams (0.16 lbs).

The Greater nectar bat is from the family Pteropodidae (genus: Eonycteris). It is usually born with about 13 grams (0.03 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 1.44 meter (4′ 9″). Usually, Greater nectar bats have 1 babies per litter.

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 Greater nectar bat is 72 grams (0.16 lbs)

The greater nectar bat or greater dawn bat (Eonycteris major) is a species of megabat within the genus Eonycteris. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines. Its range is limited and includes Luzon to Maripipi in the Philippines and scattered parts of Borneo including Tuaran and Ranau in Sabah; Bau, Kuching and Bintulu in Sarawak.

Animals of the same family as a Greater nectar bat

We found other animals of the Pteropodidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Greater nectar bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Eonycteris major:

Animals with the same litter size as a Greater nectar bat

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