Animal Weight

How much does a Montane monkey-faced bat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Montane monkey-faced bat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Montane monkey-faced bat (Pteralopex pulchra) on average weights 290 grams (0.64 lbs).

The Montane monkey-faced bat is from the family Pteropodidae (genus: Pteralopex). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 20.7 cm (0′ 9″).

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 Montane monkey-faced bat is 290 grams (0.64 lbs)

The montane monkey-faced bat (Pteralopex pulchra) is a megabat endemic to the Solomon Islands. It is listed as a critically endangered species. Due to its imperiled status, it is identified by the Alliance for Zero Extinction as a species in danger of imminent extinction. In 2013, Bat Conservation International listed this species as one of the 35 species of its worldwide priority list of conservation.Only one individual has ever been found.

Animals of the same family as a Montane monkey-faced bat

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Animals with the same weight as a Montane monkey-faced bat

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