Bats

Wrinkle Faced Bats

Diet

Wrinkled face bats eat fruits but are not classified within the fruit bats.

Lifespan

The Wrinkled Face Bats average lifespan is about 7 years.

Behavior

During the day the Wrinkled Face bats may roost by themselves or in groups of 2 or 3 under the leaves of a tree. Also the Wrinkled face bats role in the ecosystem is to pollinate crops.

Reproduction

The average number of offspring is 1.

Specialized Adaptations

Males produce a musky ordor to attract females. Their skulls are extremely short and wide, which is thought to allow it to produce a bite forces up to 20% higher than other bats.