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How many pups does a mummy bat have?
A mummy bat usually only has one pup a year.

How many different species of bats are in the world?
There are 1,100 species of bats worldwide making up a 1/5th of the mammal population.

Which is the largest bat in the world?
The largest bat in the world is called a "flying fox bat" and it is as big as a small dog with a wing span of two metres!

Which is the smallest bat in the world?
The smallest bat in the world is called a "Philipine Bamboo Bat" and it is the size of a large bumble bee with a tiny wing span of only four centimetres.

Are bats rare?
Yes. They are a protected species with approximately 25% threatened with extinction worldwide.