Animal Weight

How much does a Percival’s trident bat weight?

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

An adult Percival’s trident bat (Cloeotis percivali) on average weights 4 grams (0.01 lbs).

The Percival’s trident bat is from the family Rhinolophidae (genus: Cloeotis). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 10.9 cm (0′ 5″).

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 Percival's trident bat is 4 grams (0.01 lbs)

Percival’s trident bat (Cloeotis percivali) is a species of bat in the family Hipposideridae. It is monotypic within the genus Cloeotis. It is found in Botswana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, dry savanna, and caves.

Animals of the same family as a Percival’s trident bat

We found other animals of the Rhinolophidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Percival’s trident bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Cloeotis percivali: