Animal Weight

How much does a Rufous horseshoe bat weight?

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

An adult Rufous horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus rouxii) on average weights 12 grams (0.03 lbs).

The Rufous horseshoe bat is from the family Rhinolophidae (genus: Rhinolophus). It is usually born with about 2 grams (0 lbs). They can live for up to 5 years. When reaching adult age, they grow up to 1.14 meter (3′ 9″). On average, Rufous horseshoe 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 Rufous horseshoe bat is 12 grams (0.03 lbs)

The rufous horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus rouxii) is a species of bat in the family Rhinolophidae. It is found in China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Vietnam.

Animals of the same family as a Rufous horseshoe bat

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Animals with the same weight as a Rufous horseshoe bat

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Animals with the same litter size as a Rufous horseshoe bat

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Animals with the same life expectancy as a Rufous horseshoe bat

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