Order : Chiroptera
Family : Phyllostomidae
Subfamily : Stenodermatinae
Species : Centurio senex
The Wrinkle-faced bat is listed as Least Concern (LR/lc), lowest risk. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Namings for the wrinklefaced batA young / baby of a wrinklefaced bat is called a 'pup'. A wrinklefaced bat group is called a 'colony or cloud'.
CountriesBelize, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago and Venezuela
Facts about the wrinkle-faced bat
The wrinkle-faced bat is one of the least known bat species .
Wrinkle-Faced BatCenturio senexRange: Mexico, Central America and the West IndiesSize: 3 inches longWeight: 1 ounceStatus: StableHabitat: Tropical forestFavorite Food: Fruit The wrinkle-faced bat is one of the least known bat species and one of the worlds most bizarre-looking mammals. (Full text)More animals beginning with W