Animal Weight

How much does a Lesser bulldog bat weight?

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

An adult Lesser bulldog bat (Noctilio albiventris) on average weights 31 grams (0.07 lbs).

The Lesser bulldog bat is from the family Noctilionidae (genus: Noctilio). It is usually born with about 6 grams (0.01 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 6.6 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 Lesser bulldog bat is 31 grams (0.07 lbs)

The lesser bulldog bat (Noctilio albiventris) is an insectivorous and occasionally carnivorous bat of the (Neotropics), ranging through Central America and northern South America. Some unique characteristics of the bat include, large feet that are used to rake the surface of water to capture prey, and precise echolocation. Occasionally, the larger bats catch and consume small fish (the most closely related species, the greater bulldog bat, is known for its fishing ability).

Animals of the same family as a Lesser bulldog bat

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Animals with the same weight as a Lesser bulldog bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Noctilio albiventris:

Animals with the same size as a Lesser bulldog bat

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Lesser bulldog bat: