Animal Weight

How much does a Trident bat weight?

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

An adult Trident bat (Asellia tridens) on average weights 12 grams (0.03 lbs).

The Trident bat is from the family Rhinolophidae (genus: Asellia). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 5.6 cm (0′ 3″).

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 Trident bat is 12 grams (0.03 lbs)

The trident bat or trident leaf-nosed bat (Asellia tridens) is a species of bat in the family Hipposideridae. It is widely distributed in the Middle East, South and Central Asia, and North, East, and Central Africa. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, dry savanna, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, caves and hot deserts.

Animals of the same family as a Trident bat

We found other animals of the Rhinolophidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Trident bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Asellia tridens:

Animals with the same size as a Trident bat

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Trident bat: