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Baby bat birth

Duration: 01:59

For the first time ever, cameras capture the birth of a lesser long-nosed bat. Rodrigo and his colleague watch in amazement as the pup is born and takes its first feed.

Available since: Thu 5 Jun 2014

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Natural World 2014-2015, The Bat Man of Mexico

6/10 David Attenborough narrates the story of Rodrigo Medellin, Mexico's very own 'Bat Man'.

First broadcast: 13 Jun 2014

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