Sunday 19 May
Tent-making bat (Uroderma bilobatum)
- A forest dwelling species, the tent-making bat is found from Mexico south to Bolivia and Brazil.
- The tent-making bat gets its name from an unusual behaviour, modifying leaves by biting and chewing to form tent-like structures in which to roost.
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Tent-making bat description
Information on the tent-making bat is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.Top
Tent-making bat status
Classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).Top
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IUCN Red List (September, 2010)
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