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Niumbaha, un nuevo género de murciélagos café y leche Este animal, cuyo color del pelaje recuerda a un tejón, ha sido descubierto en Sudán del Sur.

Striped Like a Badger: New Genus of Bat Identified in South Sudan Niumbaha superba. (Credit: Photo courtesy of Bucknell University/DeeAnn Reeder)

It's bat appreciation week!!!! They need our help. Educate yourself about these very useful and needed little mammals: http://www.batcon.org/index.php/all-about-bats.html

Buffy, the Bronx Zoo's baby bat bats eat 1000 mosquitos per hour, pollinate plants, and are wonderful!

Pied or Badger Bat, Niumbaha superba: a rare species of ves-per bat & the only species in the genus Niumbaha. Following a 2013 capture in S Sudan, only the 5th recorded capture of the species, the pied bat was determined to be of a new genus entirely. Threatened by habitat loss. Wikipedia

The pied bat (Niumbaha superba), or badger bat, is a rare species of vesper bat in the Vespertilionidae family. It is the only species in the genus Niumbaha.

"I'll have one baby bat burrito, with a side order of hugs and kisses"

"I'll have one baby bat burrito, with a side order of hugs and kisses"

vampire bat, this one is pretty cute...usually they are pretty scary looking, but all the best thing are.

Image detail for -Mississippi bats are mosquito-eating machines and good to have around .

Greater spear-nosed bat (Phyllostomus hastatus)

Greater spear-nosed bat (Phyllostomus hastatus) Many thanks to Dina Dechmann for sending me this cute photo! The greater spear-nosed bat (Phyllostomus.

Remember the panda ant we featured some time back? Now a rare bat that sports a coat of black and white coat of fur has been discovered in South Sudan’s Bangangai Game Reserve. Nicknamed the ‘panda bat’, the genus Niumbaha superba is a league of its own. As biology associate professor DeeAnn Reeder, who discovered […]

Aw, the cutest bat on Earth has been found and it looks like a toy panda

Rare badger bat — sometimes called the panda bat — found in South Sudan and new genus — Niumbaha superba — created by DeeAnn Reeder.

Endangered primates and cats may be hiding out in swamps and mangrove forests » Focusing on Wildlife Asian fishing cat

Asian fishing cat (Prionailurus viverrinus) is listed as Endangered by the IUCN Red List. Found in parts of mainland Southeast Asia. Photo by: Rhett A.

Hoary Bat. Looks like a small dog.

Hoary Bat - Common, Large American Bat

Hoary Bat - Common, Large American Bat Hoary Bat - Common, Large American Bat Hoary Bat - Common bat in North America and beyond prefe.

pangolin- the highest poached endangered animal in the world

Sunday Mammalfest, Episode 4

Fact: Pangolin ("scaly anteater") This burrowing mammal, found throughout Africa and Asia, eats ants and grubs.