A flying fox, one of the world`s largest bat species. Tens of thousands live in the Royal botanic gardens in Sydney Australia. Saw these in Hayman at dusk. Hundreds fill the skies as they migrate to island nearby.
Split-nosed bat: Also called Horseshoe bats because of the shape of the skin around their noses, these bats use their huge ears for echolocation and their broad wings for particularly agile flight in chasing down their prey.
Egyptian fruit bat - 25 of the cutest bat species Bats are crucial to diverse ecosystems across the globe, yet they are often vilified or feared. Let's take a moment to appreciate the adorable side these little critters.