Animal Weight

How much does a Welwitsch’s bat weight?

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

An adult Welwitsch’s bat (Myotis welwitschii) on average weights 15 grams (0.03 lbs).

The Welwitsch’s bat is from the family Vespertilionidae (genus: Myotis). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 5.2 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 Welwitsch's bat is 15 grams (0.03 lbs)

Welwitsch’s bat also known as Welwitsch’s mouse-eared bat or Welwitsch’s myotis (Myotis welwitschii) is a species of vesper bat native to Africa.

Animals of the same family as a Welwitsch’s bat

We found other animals of the Vespertilionidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Welwitsch’s bat

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