Animal Size

Underwood’s long-tongued bat size: How big do they get?

How big does a Underwood’s long-tongued bat get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Underwood’s long-tongued bat (Hylonycteris underwoodi) reaches an average size of 5.9 cm (0′ 3″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 7 grams (0.02 lbs). On birth they have a weight of 1 grams (0 lbs). The Underwood’s long-tongued bat (genus: Hylonycteris) is a member of the family Phyllostomidae.

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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Underwood’s long-tongued bat (Hylonycteris underwoodi) is a species of bat in the family Phyllostomidae. It is monotypic within the genus Hylonycteris. It is found in Belize, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, and Panama.

Animals of the same family as a Underwood’s long-tongued bat

We found other animals of the Phyllostomidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Underwood’s long-tongued bat

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

Animals with the same weight as a Underwood’s long-tongued bat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Hylonycteris underwoodi: