Animal Size

Parnell’s mustached bat size: How big do they get?

How big does a Parnell’s mustached bat get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Parnell’s mustached bat (Pteronotus parnellii) reaches an average size of 5.7 cm (0′ 3″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 19 grams (0.04 lbs). On average, Parnell’s mustached bats have offspring about 1 times per year. The Parnell’s mustached bat (genus: Pteronotus) is a member of the family Mormoopidae.

As a reference: Humans reach an average body size of 1.65m (5′ 5″) while carrying 62 kg (137 lbs). A human woman is pregnant for 280 days (40 weeks) and on average become 75 years old.

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Parnell’s mustached bat (Pteronotus parnellii) is an insectivorous bat native to North, Central and South America. This bat species ranges from southern Sonora, Mexico, south to Brazil. It has a wider historical range; fossil specimens have been collected on the island of New Providence in the Bahamas.

Animals of the same family as a Parnell’s mustached bat

We found other animals of the Mormoopidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Parnell’s mustached bat

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

Animals with the same weight as a Parnell’s mustached bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Pteronotus parnellii: