Seba's Short-tailed Bat Carollia perspicillata


The Seba's short-tailed bat lives in moist evergreen and dry deciduous forests.

Diet in the wild

Fruits and insects

Diet at the Zoo


Fascinating Facts

  • Live in groups with multiple females and one male or groups of all males
  • Have an excellent sense of smell to locate food
  • Babies weigh less than 1 ounce