Scary Pumpkin 2 Animal News For You : Vampire bat

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Vampire bat

Vampire bats are bats whose food source is animal blood.

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White winged bat

Hairy-legged vampire bat

Due to differences among the three species, each has been placed within a different genus.

Unlike fruit bats, the vampire bats have short, conical muzzles. It also lacks a nose leaf, instead of having naked pads with U-shaped grooves