A couple of Costa Rican Bats

Bats

We caught* these Mexican free-tailed bats (Tadarida brasiliensis) in Cerro de la Muerte. They were trapped in a room with 11 screaming female students, so I rescued them (and the students).

Bats
Fuzzy picture, cute expression
Bats
Hence the name
Bats
Feetsies!
Bats
Pretty bats
Bats

And I found this vampire bat in a hollow tree trunk.
Bats
I vant to suck your blood…

* I mean, I caught, with a butterfly net, haha

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  1. Pingback: Happy Samhain! And some blood-sucking creatures | standingoutinmyfield

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