Animal Weight

How much does a Little collared fruit bat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Little collared fruit bat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Little collared fruit bat (Myonycteris torquata) on average weights 44 grams (0.1 lbs).

The Little collared fruit bat is from the family Pteropodidae (genus: Myonycteris). It is usually born with about 11 grams (0.02 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 9.9 cm (0′ 4″). On average, Little collared fruit bats can have babies 2 times per year with a litter size of 1.

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 Little collared fruit bat is 44 grams (0.1 lbs)

The little collared fruit bat (Myonycteris torquata) is a species of megabat in the family Pteropodidae found in Angola, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, the Republic of the Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Togo, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and moist savanna.

Animals of the same family as a Little collared fruit bat

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Animals with the same weight as a Little collared fruit bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Myonycteris torquata:

Animals with the same size as a Little collared fruit bat

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Little collared fruit bat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Little collared fruit bat: