Animal Weight

How much does a Western broad-nosed bat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Western broad-nosed bat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Western broad-nosed bat (Scotorepens balstoni) on average weights 11 grams (0.02 lbs).

The Western broad-nosed bat is from the family Vespertilionidae (genus: Scotorepens). It is usually born with about 2 grams (0 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 55.7 cm (1′ 10″). Usually, Western broad-nosed 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 Western broad-nosed bat is 11 grams (0.02 lbs)

The western or inland broad-nosed bat – Scotorepens balstoni – is a species of vespertilionid bats. They are endemic to Australia and widespread throughout the inland, especially in arid and semi-arid regions. This insectivorous microbat, measuring 12 cm in length, roosts in tree hollows during the day and forages over woodland and water at night.

Animals of the same family as a Western broad-nosed bat

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Animals with the same weight as a Western broad-nosed bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Scotorepens balstoni:

Animals with the same litter size as a Western broad-nosed bat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Western broad-nosed bat: