Animal Weight

How much does a Rufous mouse-eared bat weight?

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

An adult Rufous mouse-eared bat (Myotis bocagii) on average weights 7 grams (0.02 lbs).

The Rufous mouse-eared bat is from the family Vespertilionidae (genus: Myotis). 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 Rufous mouse-eared bat is 7 grams (0.02 lbs)

The rufous mouse-eared bat (Myotis bocagii) is a species of vesper bat. It can be found in the following countries: Angola, Benin, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. It is found in dry and moist savanna habitats.

Animals of the same family as a Rufous mouse-eared bat

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Animals with the same weight as a Rufous mouse-eared bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Myotis bocagii: