TITLE

BATS AND HUMANS

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Understanding Bats;2008, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter from the book "Understanding Bats," by Kim Williams and Rob Mies is presented. It offers facts and myths about bats. It says that the poor image of bats among people stems from the fact that they are nocturnal, waking and emerging at night to forage, but in countries in which bats are diurnal or active during the day, they are regarded as a sign of happiness. It also mentions the truth that bats do not terrorize people any more than people terrorize bats.
ACCESSION #
39659798

 

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