Animal Weight

How much does a Pygmy fruit bat weight?

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

An adult Pygmy fruit bat (Aethalops alecto) on average weights 15 grams (0.03 lbs).

The Pygmy fruit bat is from the family Pteropodidae (genus: Aethalops). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 34 cm (1′ 2″).

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 Pygmy fruit bat is 15 grams (0.03 lbs)

The pygmy fruit bat (Aethalops alecto), also known as the grey fruit bat, is a species of megabat.

Animals of the same family as a Pygmy fruit bat

We found other animals of the Pteropodidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Pygmy fruit bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Aethalops alecto: