Animal Weight

How much does a Moloney’s mimic bat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Moloney’s mimic bat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Moloney’s mimic bat (Mimetillus moloneyi) on average weights 8 grams (0.02 lbs).

The Moloney’s mimic bat is from the family Vespertilionidae (genus: Mimetillus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 15.6 cm (0′ 7″).

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 Moloney's mimic bat is 8 grams (0.02 lbs)

Moloney’s mimic bat (Mimetillus moloneyi) is a species of vesper bat. It can be found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Mozambique, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, and Zambia. It is found in subtropical or tropical dry or moist forests, subtropical or tropical mangrove forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, dry and moist savanna.

Animals of the same family as a Moloney’s mimic bat

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Animals with the same weight as a Moloney’s mimic bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Mimetillus moloneyi: