Animal Weight

How much does a Masked flying fox weight?

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

An adult Masked flying fox (Pteropus personatus) on average weights 130 grams (0.29 lbs).

The Masked flying fox is from the family Pteropodidae (genus: Pteropus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 13.6 cm (0′ 6″).

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 Masked flying fox is 130 grams (0.29 lbs)

The masked flying fox, Moluccan masked flying fox or masked fruit bat (Pteropus personatus), is a species of flying fox in the family Pteropodidae. It is endemic to Indonesia. It is part of a species complex of closely related species. The species is hunted.

Animals of the same family as a Masked flying fox

We found other animals of the Pteropodidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Masked flying fox

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

Animals with the same size as a Masked flying fox

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Masked flying fox: