Galapagos Bats Facts

  • Category:
    Bats
  • Family:
    Vespertilionidae
  • Endemic Subspecies:
    Galapagos Red Bat

Two species of bats have been recorded in Galapagos, both indigenous residents. Bats are unmistakable, small, furry, nocturnal, flying mammals. Their wings being formed of a membrane of skin between the elongated digits of their 'hands' and their ankles.

GALAPAGOS RED BATS

HOARY BAT

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