Animal Weight

How much does a Halmahera blossom bat weight?

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

An adult Halmahera blossom bat (Syconycteris carolinae) on average weights 39 grams (0.09 lbs).

The Halmahera blossom bat is from the family Pteropodidae (genus: Syconycteris). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 6.7 cm (0′ 3″).

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 Halmahera blossom bat is 39 grams (0.09 lbs)

The Halmahera blossom bat (Syconycteris carolinae) is a species of megabat in the family Pteropodidae.The bat is endemic to Halmahera and Bacan islands, of the northern Maluku Islands archipelago in Indonesia.It is an IUCN Red List Vulnerable species because: its extent of occurrence is less than 20,000 kmĀ²; it is known only from three locations; and there is ongoing decline in the extent and quality of its habitat due to intensified habitat destruction. A 2017 study ranked the species as the 8th highest research priority among island endemic bats based on conservation situation and current data availability.

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