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13 Spooky Facts About the Vampire Bat | Happy Bat Week

13 Spooky Facts About the Vampire Bat | Happy Bat Week

Good evening, this is the Yellow Bird and on this haunting night here you will learn 13 spooky facts about the Vampire Bat. If you would rather listen than read, watch the above video. The vampire bat is not a single species, but rather a term for three species of bats: the Common Vampire Bat, the White-winged Vampire Bat and the Hairy-legged Vampire Bat, little is known about the latter two species compared to their the Common Vampire Bat. Vampire…

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RedList Friends: North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis)

RedList Friends: North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis)

Here are seven facts about the North Atlantic Right Whale! Its scientific name is Eubalaena glacialis, which means “True Whale of the ice.” E. glacialis typically weighs between 55 thousand to 95 thousand kilograms (or about 120 thousand to 210 thousand pounds), and can measure up to 17 meters or 55 feet in length. E. glacialis inhabits a range from The Gulf of Mexico to Iceland. There is also a Pacific population of E. glacialis, however the populations are isolated…

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