Bats4Kids: Look - What Does a Bat Look Like?
San Diego Zoo - Look at the section called "Up, Up, and Away" for information about why they hang upsidedown.
All About Bats: What do Bats Eat? - Look at the last two paragraphs. They compare megabats and microbats and explains what is different about their eyes and ears.
Idaho Public TV Bats: Facts - Bat Wings
Different Types of Bats
Live Science: Facts About Bats - Second paragraph gives the number of species.
Wildlife Library: Bats - Under the "Size" section it gives the largest and smallest bats in the U.S. (not the world). Also look at "Typical Lifespan" to see how long bats usually live.
Bat Worlds: Species - Click on different links about different kinds of bats
San Diego Zoo - Read the section called "I Hear Food!"
Families and Life Cycle
San Diego Zoo - Look at the section called "Bat Babies"
Kidzone - Life Cycle of a Brown Bat
San Diego Zoo - Look at the section called "What's for Dinner?"
Wingtips About Bats - Read the "Little Brown Bat" section. It tells HOW the little brown bat catches its food.
Bats4Kids: Look - Look at the section called "Hands and Wings"
San Diego Zoo Look at the section called "Up, Up and Away"
National Wildlife Foundation: Bats look under "Habitat" and "Range"
How bats are important to us and the world
San Diego Zoo - Look at the section called "We need bats"
Idaho Public TV Bats: Facts - Look at the section called "Bat Benefits"
Myths and Truths about Bats
Bat Worlds: Fruit Bats - Scroll way down to the section called "Predators"
San Diego Zoo -Look at the section called "Hanging Around"