Animal Weight

How much does a Northern ghost bat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Northern ghost bat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Northern ghost bat (Diclidurus albus) on average weights 16 grams (0.04 lbs).

The Northern ghost bat is from the family Emballonuridae (genus: Diclidurus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 7 cm (0′ 3″). On average, Northern ghost bats can have babies 1 times per year with a litter size of 1.

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 Northern ghost bat is 16 grams (0.04 lbs)

The northern ghost bat (Diclidurus albus) is a bat species from South America, Trinidad, and Central America. It is a relatively rare, completely white, insectivorous bat, with an unusual sac at the base of its tail.

Animals of the same family as a Northern ghost bat

We found other animals of the Emballonuridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Northern ghost bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Diclidurus albus:

Animals with the same size as a Northern ghost bat

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Northern ghost bat:

Animals with the same litter size as a Northern ghost bat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Northern ghost bat: