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By Steve Parish,Greg Richards,Les Hall

ISBN-10: 0643103740

ISBN-13: 9780643103740

to carry a bit microbat on your hand, its physique the scale of the tip of your thumb, is not anything yet spectacular. Its head is almost the scale of a man’s fingernail, its tiny ears are twitching because it struggles to get unfastened, after which it bares its enamel to attempt and scare you into letting it cross. within that tiny head is a powerhouse of knowledge. a few of our little bats recognize the full panorama of our east coast, and will pinpoint a cave front in dense wooded area 500 km from its final domestic. once they get there they recognize what to do – the place to forage, which bat to mate with and the way to prevent neighborhood predators.
A ordinary background of Australian Bats uncovers the original biology and ecology of those terrific creatures. It includes a description of every bat species present in Australia, in addition to a piece on bat myths. The publication is superior via lovely color photos from Steve Parish, such a lot of that have by no means been noticeable before.

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