Animal Weight

How much does a Mexican long-tongued bat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Mexican long-tongued bat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Mexican long-tongued bat (Choeronycteris mexicana) on average weights 17 grams (0.04 lbs).

The Mexican long-tongued bat is from the family Phyllostomidae (genus: Choeronycteris). It is usually born with about 5 grams (0.01 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 6.6 cm (0′ 3″). Usually, Mexican long-tongued bats have 1 babies per litter.

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 Mexican long-tongued bat is 17 grams (0.04 lbs)

The Mexican long-tongued bat (Choeronycteris mexicana) is a species of bat in the family Phyllostomidae. It is monotypic within the genus Choeronycteris. The species is found in El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, and the United States.

Animals of the same family as a Mexican long-tongued bat

We found other animals of the Phyllostomidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Mexican long-tongued bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Choeronycteris mexicana:

Animals with the same size as a Mexican long-tongued bat

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Mexican long-tongued bat:

Animals with the same litter size as a Mexican long-tongued bat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Mexican long-tongued bat: