Reproductive biology

In Thailand, a female with a single young was collected in May and an apparently pregnant female was caught in April. The time of birth would therefore appear to coincide with the onset of the summer rainy season. This species is thought to be polygamous.

The Kitti's hog-nosed bat (Craseonycteris thonglongyai) is about the same size as a bumblebee. (Photo by © Merlin D. Tuttle, Bat Conservation International. Reproduced by permission.)

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