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Latina University Computer Assisted Translation
Final Project: The truth and fiction of Bats
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Most of the people think that bats are the most disgusting animal of the world. they have a great diversity and an extraordinary behavior. We usually think of Dracula when we talk about Bats. The Mayans associated the bats with darkness In Greek mythology, bats were sacred animals for Persephone, who was daughter of Zeus and wife of Hades, sovereign of the world of dead.
In the Chinese mythology and for the European gypsies, they represent good luck and everlasting life. The origin and evolution of bats is uncertain because they are not represented in fossils. Bats rest upside-down There are almost a thousand of different species of bats in the world, divided in eighteen families. In Panama there have been found one hundred twenty different bats species In the entire Europe there are only thirty different species
Murciélago vampiro Mayas Camazots Bichos malos Fósil Época del Eoceno Copa de los árboles Membrana Vuelo activo Vampire bat Mayans Mayan God of the dead Evil creatures Fossils Time of Eocene (60 million years back) Treestops Membrane Active flight
Endémicas Filostomídeos Guano Tonatia Silvicola Endemic Kind of bats that exists in Panama Bats dung Bat specie that thinks that the hollows in the termites nests are good houses.