Animal Weight

How much does a Large forest bat weight?

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

An adult Large forest bat (Eptesicus sagittula) on average weights 6 grams (0.01 lbs).

The Large forest bat is from the family Vespertilionidae (genus: Eptesicus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 8.2 cm (0′ 4″).

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 large forest bat (Vespadelus darlingtoni) is a vespertilionid bat found in southeast Australia, Tasmania, and Lord Howe Island. They are classified as common.

Animals of the same family as a Large forest bat

We found other animals of the Vespertilionidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Large forest bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Eptesicus sagittula: