Meet the Hemprich’s Long-Eared Bat

Meet the Hemprich’s Long-eared bat.πŸ¦‡πŸ˜Š

Locally known as ‘Khafash Al Fakiha’, these bats are heavily built. The bats grow to 13cm with tails of an added 5cm.β˜ΊοΈπŸ¦‡

The colour of this bat gives a ghost like appearance enhanced by the long ears and dog-like muzzle.πŸ¦‡πŸ˜¬β˜ΊοΈ

Feeding on scorpions and camel spiders, they fly very low when hunting. Often stung by scorpions, this bat has developed immunity to the venom.πŸ¦‡πŸ˜‡

Found widely throughout caves, rock crevices and even deserted buildings is this unique creature. πŸ˜ŠπŸ¦‡

Leave a Comment