Collection of Bat (35)
Bats are intriguing creatures that are often misunderstood. They are the only mammals capable of sustained flight and play important roles in pollination, insect control, and seed dispersal. Despite their reputation as bloodsuckers, the majority of bats feed on insects and fruit. There are over 1,400 species of bats, ranging from the tiny bumblebee bat to the large flying fox. Browse through our collection of bat pictures to learn more about these fascinating animals and their unique adaptations for flight and echolocation. Discover interesting facts about their habitat, behavior, diet, and the important ecological roles they play.