Bat fight by Karin Leperi (5 images)

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Two bats squabble over food as they both attempt to feed on nectar from the same plant in the pitch black.

Photographer Karin Leperi was on a tour in Costa Rica when she captured these Tent-Making bats fighting over the flower’s sugary fluid.

The animals are often found in lowland Central America and are named after their ability to create protective tent-like shelters from jungle vegetation.

Lepari said "To capture not one but two bats...
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