Animal Weight

How much does a Large fruit-eating bat weight?

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

An adult Large fruit-eating bat (Artibeus amplus) on average weights 61 grams (0.13 lbs).

The Large fruit-eating bat is from the family Phyllostomidae (genus: Artibeus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 69.2 cm (2′ 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 average adult weight of a Large fruit-eating bat is 61 grams (0.13 lbs)

The large fruit-eating bat (Artibeus amplus) is a species of bat in the family Phyllostomidae. It is found in the South American neotropics, specifically in the countries of Colombia, Guyana, and Venezuela. The large fruit-eating bat is one of only a few microbats that engages in the eating of leaves (a behavior seen mostly in megabats).

Animals of the same family as a Large fruit-eating bat

We found other animals of the Phyllostomidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Large fruit-eating bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Artibeus amplus: