TITLE

A Real-Life Bat Man

PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;10/27/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 8, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on bats and chiroptologist Joseph D'Angeli. He feeds bats and studies their habits. He brings them to the Chiller Theatre Toy, Model and Film Expo, a horror and science-fiction convention in Secaucus, New Jersey. Vampire bats are really not terrifying, according to D'Angeli. Bats species reach 900.
ACCESSION #
22811659

 

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