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October 28, 2021

Tailed tailless bat prepares to forage

A tailed tailless bat (Anoura caudifer) prepares to forage during a study on the diet of nectar bats in cloud forests.

[Research supported by U.S. National Science Foundation grant DEB 1754802.]

Learn more about bat research at the Muchhala Lab website. (Date image taken: 2005-2015; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: Nov. 3, 2021)

Credit: Nathan Muchhala, University of Missouri - St. Louis

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