Animal Weight

How much does a Short-eared bat weight?

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

An adult Short-eared bat (Cyttarops alecto) on average weights 5 grams (0.01 lbs).

The Short-eared bat is from the family Emballonuridae (genus: Cyttarops). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 2.33 meter (7′ 8″).

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 Short-eared bat is 5 grams (0.01 lbs)

The short-eared bat (Cyttarops alecto) is a bat species from South and Central America. It is found in Brazil, Costa Rica, Guyana and Nicaragua. It is monotypic within its genus.

Animals of the same family as a Short-eared bat

We found other animals of the Emballonuridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Short-eared bat

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