Animal Weight

How much does a Thomas’s sac-winged bat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Thomas’s sac-winged bat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Thomas’s sac-winged bat (Balantiopteryx io) on average weights 3 grams (0.01 lbs).

The Thomas’s sac-winged bat is from the family Emballonuridae (genus: Balantiopteryx). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 4 cm (0′ 2″). Usually, Thomas’s sac-winged bats have 1 babies per litter.

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 Thomas's sac-winged bat is 3 grams (0.01 lbs)

Thomas’s sac-winged bat (Balantiopteryx io) is a species of sac-winged bat in the family Emballonuridae.It is found in Belize, Guatemala, and Mexico.

Animals of the same family as a Thomas’s sac-winged bat

We found other animals of the Emballonuridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Thomas’s sac-winged bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Balantiopteryx io:

Animals with the same size as a Thomas’s sac-winged bat

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Thomas’s sac-winged bat:

Animals with the same litter size as a Thomas’s sac-winged bat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Thomas’s sac-winged bat: