Animal Weight

How much does a Lombok flying fox weight?

It is hard to guess what a Lombok flying fox weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Lombok flying fox (Pteropus lombocensis) on average weights 256 grams (0.56 lbs).

The Lombok flying fox is from the family Pteropodidae (genus: Pteropus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 34 cm (1′ 2″).

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 Lombok flying fox is 256 grams (0.56 lbs)

The Lombok flying fox (Pteropus lombocensis) is a species of megabat in the genus Pteropus. It is endemic to Indonesia. This species has been listed on Appendix II of CITES since 1990, along with most others in the genus Pteropus. It was classified as “Least Concern” by the IUCN in 1996, but was changed to “Data Deficient” in 2008 due to uncertainty of the abundance and possible threats from hunting and habitat destruction.

Animals of the same family as a Lombok flying fox

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Animals with the same weight as a Lombok flying fox

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Pteropus lombocensis: