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Bats are predominantly herbivorous, however some larger species can also prey on insects and small mammals (such as mice and rats). Bats play a crucial role in the fertilization process of vegetation by pollinating flowers and other plants, while simultaneously serving as one of Earth's natural pesticides/insecticides (along with birds and spiders). Many organic farmers maintain bat farms to effectively keep away pests without poisoning crops with harmful manufactured toxins. Its…

About of all mammal species are bats. The world’s lightest mammal is the bumblebee bat. Bats can consume insects in one night. The world's largest bat, the Rodrigues fruit bat, has a wingspan of up to 6 ft.