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White Bats

Ectophylla alba


This is a kind of tent making bat, they make a shelter in large leafs of Heliconia plants.


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Jonathan Sequeira
Jonathan Sequeira 11 years ago

There are very coll thanks for the comment

YukoChartraw 11 years ago


Jonathan Sequeira
Jonathan Sequeira 11 years ago


MayraSpringmann 11 years ago

Wow! Incredible!

Jonathan Sequeira
Jonathan Sequeira 11 years ago

Thanks Karen for letting me know about the blog
So glad Ashish you enjoy it....

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 11 years ago

Something new to learn about.. Fantastic spotting Jona...

KarenL 11 years ago

Congratulations Jonathan, this spotting is featured in the Project Noah blog today

LauraMaria 12 years ago

Ohhh I love these things, they look like little cotton balls :) So very cute, and a very interesting find!

Jonathan Sequeira
Jonathan Sequeira 12 years ago

Gracias Martha, es una especie que siempre disfruto mucho ver, este 8 de Julio salgo en una expedición, y estaré en dos sitios con posibilidad de verlos nuevamente, Espero traer muchas fotos para compartir con todos los de Noah.

The MnMs
The MnMs 13 years ago

me encanta la foto!

Jonathan Sequeira
Jonathan Sequeira 13 years ago


MitchRay 13 years ago

Great photo

CataAna 13 years ago

Very interesting, I did not know about these bats. They are cute too :)

Jonathan Sequeira
Jonathan Sequeira 13 years ago

We have to diferent species that are white... Not so easy to find but there are places....where still we can find them....

Carolina 13 years ago

How cute! I didn't know white bats exist.

Jonathan Sequeira
Spotted by
Jonathan Sequeira

Provincia Heredia, Costa Rica

Spotted on Jul 20, 2005
Submitted on Apr 18, 2011

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