About 70% of bat species are insectivores. Most of the rest are frugivores, or fruit eaters.
The uniqueness of the bat has inspired many scientists.Besides being an excellent way to avoid predators, roosting or hanging upside down is optimal for taking off into flight.
Bats are found in almost every habitat available on Earth. Different species select different habitats during different seasons, ranging from seasides to mountains and even deserts.
Threats to bats. Sadly, many bats are under severe threat from increasing human pressure. Habitat loss, climate change, roost destruction, disease, deforestation.
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