Animal Weight

How much does a Kuhl’s pipistrelle weight?

It is hard to guess what a Kuhl’s pipistrelle weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Kuhl’s pipistrelle (Pipistrellus kuhlii) on average weights 6 grams (0.01 lbs).

The Kuhl’s pipistrelle is from the family Vespertilionidae (genus: Pipistrellus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 4.5 cm (0′ 2″). Usually, Kuhl’s pipistrelles 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 Kuhl's pipistrelle is 6 grams (0.01 lbs)

Kuhl’s pipistrelle (Pipistrellus kuhlii) is a species of vesper bat that lives over large areas of North Africa, southern Europe and Western Asia. It can be found in temperate forests, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation, temperate grassland, rural gardens, and urban areas.

Animals of the same family as a Kuhl’s pipistrelle

We found other animals of the Vespertilionidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Kuhl’s pipistrelle

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Pipistrellus kuhlii:

Animals with the same size as a Kuhl’s pipistrelle

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Kuhl’s pipistrelle:

Animals with the same litter size as a Kuhl’s pipistrelle

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Kuhl’s pipistrelle: