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Unread postby Batmad » Sun Jun 29, 2008 8:16 pm

this thread is for bat quizes only!

i will start............

what is the smallest bat in the world?
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Unread postby JenB » Mon Jun 30, 2008 8:18 am

Kitti's hog-nosed bat?
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Unread postby Batmad » Mon Jun 30, 2008 1:34 pm

nicely done jenB!!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

this bat can also be called the bumble bee bat as it is round about the same size :shock: :shock:

Ok next one........

which is the BIGGEST bat in the world?
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Unread postby JenB » Mon Jun 30, 2008 1:43 pm

:D Batmad.
(My biggest fear was that you were gonna make me "It". I don't know how to be "It" on this quiz! :lol: )
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Unread postby Batmad » Mon Jun 30, 2008 1:49 pm

ok, lets tweek the rules a bit :twisted:

if you answer correctly from now on you have to ask a quistion :mrgreen:

thanks jenB for the idea :dance:
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Unread postby JenB » Mon Jun 30, 2008 2:09 pm

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Unread postby Batmad » Mon Jun 30, 2008 2:19 pm

i will tell the answer.......

it is the madagascar flying fox (i think) :redface:

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what is the most endangered bat in SA?
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Unread postby JenB » Mon Jun 30, 2008 2:57 pm

Cape Horseshoe Bat?
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Unread postby Batmad » Mon Jun 30, 2008 4:31 pm

not quite..........

clue: its name refers to the shape of its nose leaves.
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Unread postby JenB » Mon Jun 30, 2008 8:46 pm

Sundevall’s Leaf-nosed Bat?
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Unread postby Batmad » Tue Jul 01, 2008 4:19 pm

not yet........

clue: it had three forks on its nose.
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Unread postby JenB » Tue Jul 01, 2008 5:41 pm

Short-eared trident Bat ?
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Unread postby Batmad » Tue Jul 01, 2008 7:50 pm

well done that is corrcet!!!!!!!!

next quistion will be posted tommorow...................................
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Unread postby JenB » Tue Jul 01, 2008 7:55 pm

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Unread postby Pjw » Wed Jul 02, 2008 7:41 am

Well done Jen :lol:
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