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another pic of the new leaf-nosed bat from Vietnam http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2012/02/120223-new-bat -species-vietnam-animals-science/

This American leaf-nosed bat, which was found at La Selva Biological Station in Costa Rica, shows off the folded, spearhead muzzle for which it is named.

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Waterhouse's Leaf-nosed bat (Macrotus waterhousei).

New species of bat uses leaf-like nose to catch prey

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Horseshoe Bat

Bats may be Fledermaus in German but they're much more than just flying mice... and much less cute as well. These 10 bizarre bats take ugliness to the ...

Peruvian bat

Leaf-nosed bats

Townsend's big-eared bat

Shield-nosed leaf-nosed bat head profile

Feel the force: Tube-nosed bat which bears striking resemblance to Yoda discovered as scientists find hundreds of new species

A leaf nosed bat

Seeker. New Bat Has Odd-Shaped Nose

A long-eared bat opens its mouth to an array of sharp teeth.

Here are some different leaf nosed bats. Top middle is the Ridley's leaf

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Wrinkle-faced bat (Centurio senex) …a ugly species of leaf-nosed bat native to Central America. As their common name suggests this bat's face is covered in ...

Sassy bat

Lesser false vampire bat

Conservation Status

Flying Fox bat

bat face. Well, that's pretty.

Greater spear-nosed bat (Phyllostomus hastatus) Many thanks to Dina Dechmann for sending me this cute photo! The greater spear-nosed bat (Phyllostomus.


For thirsty bats in the Madera Canyon, the quest for water is everything. Writer Mark Seth Lender watches in pitch blackness as bats drink from a desert ...

25 of the cutest bat species. Bat PhotosBat ImagesBat SpeciesEndangered SpeciesBatsStrange ...

Bechstein Bat share their name with a piano but are rare.


A large bat with ears twice the size of its face flies out of a cave

Banana Bat (Musonycteris harrisoni) The banana bat is a species of bat in the family Phyllostomidae. It is monotypic within the genus Musonycteris.

It is unusual for British bats to give birth to twins. This year , however, there have been two cases of grounded bats giving birth tothem.

Adorable Portraits of Pollen-Covered Bats Taken by the World's Leading Bat Expert

By compiling and analyzing data on New World Leaf-nosed bats ...

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Red fruit bat

Vampire Bats are pretty weird from the get-go so prefixing the name of the grinning ghoul above with “Common” immediately makes one wonder how nightmarish ...

Eastern Small-Footed Bat In Pennsylvania, the Eastern Small-Footed Bat, also commonly referred to as smallfooted Myotis, is listed as threatened and ...

A Face Only A Mother Could Love: Possessing a hairless face covered in wrinkly skin flaps, the Wrinkle-Faced Bat uses its ugly mug to help it direct its ...

Tube-nosed Fruit Bat - New to science, previously observed. This incredible bat bears an uncanny resemblance to Yoda from Star Wars.

Waterhouse's leaf-nosed bat (Macrotus waterhousii). BatsMammals

unidentified species of bat, mist netted at Coca de Orellana, Ecuador (photo: Geoff Gallice)

Conserving the world's bats and their ecosystems to ensure a healthy planet

Scorpion Stings Just Ain't No Thang For the Desert Long-eared Bat : The Featured Creature

Slit nosed bat in close-up

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A picture of a vampire bat. I find it cute in the ugly kind of way. Vampire bats aren't the cutest type of bat.

Maclaud's Horseshoe Bat (Rhinolophus maclaudi)

Pied bat, Niumbaha bat or Panda bat. The new genus name, Niumbaha, means “rare” or “unusual in Zande, one of the local languages in South Sudan.

Spotted Bat (Euderma maculatum)

Wrinkle-faced bat (Elizabeth Dumont)

Old World leaf-nosed bats contain facial features known as "noseleaves" that may significantly enhance bats' sonar systems.

Griffin's leaf-nosed bat profile

It seems common to suppose that myths about vampires and stories about Dracula somehow involve vampire bats. The truth is that vampire bats got their names ...


Aside from weird noses, all three of these bat families have another weird thing in common: they don't echolocate ...

Carnivorous plants like the Venus flytrap capture insects and digest them to obtain protein (which is made up of Nitrogen). What could a bat and a ...

A small, furry bat hangs from a cave ceiling with its eyes closed.

Australia's weird and wonderful bats

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Griffin's leaf-nosed bat, close up of head

New White Nose Syndrome fact sheet out (2015)

1) Familiar-looking Tube-Nosed Fruit Bat

2A-F: New World leaf-nosed bats of family Phyllostomidae, including frugivores - the great-eating fruit bat (Artibeus lituratus) (A) with seeds in the fur ...

Leafnosed fruit bat flying over agave blossom, Tucson, Arizona, USA

A leaf-nosed bat from the New World. The purpose of the leaf structure on the bat's face is not known for sure, but it may be important for echolocation.

I mean, look at this.

The experts also re-sequenced the whole genome of 20 great leaf-nosed bats

A Californoa leaf-nosed bat flies through a cave

Description and Rationale. Bat house attract bats to ...

The Secret Lives of Bats: The adventures of the real batman

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Silver-haired bat ( Lasionycteris

Mehely's horseshoe bat ...

Leafnosed bat flying in the night.

California leaf-nosed bat (

... Rhinolophus mehelyi (Mehely's Horseshoe Bat)

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A false vampire bat reveals its fearsome face one Iwokrama evening.

Gray myotis ...

The sword-nosed bat is part of a family called Phyllostomidae, the leaf-nosed bats. Two other groups of bats have separately evolved similar-looking weird ...

NOT a mouse, and NOT interested in your hair

(an example of a Mythical vampire above and an actual (and rather cute) vampire bat to the right!)

Desert long-eared bat

Another insect-eater, these tiny little bats roost head-up (which is unusual for bats who usually hang upside down) inside of leaves as they unroll.

Common vampire bat head detail

Despite ...

Batty Ability Physics Article for Students | Scholastic Science World Magazine

California leaf-nosed bat