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Contact: Neha Okhandiar
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Queen Mary, University of London

Pallas Long-Tongued Bat

Caption: This is a Pallas long-tongued bat drinking nectar -- it was thought that these bats eat insects in passing but have been discovered to target its moving prey with stealth precision, according to new research by a scientist at Queen Mary University of London.

Credit: Dr. Elizabeth Clare, Queen Mary University of London

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Related news release: Stealth maneuver allows nectar bats to target insect prey


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