This bat feeds exclusively on insects. It often hunts over water, beginning its foraging bouts at dusk. Males defend a feeding range with pregnant females on the inside and young males and non pregnant females on the outskirts.
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Trophic Strategy"
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Sorin, A. 1999. "Rhynchonycteris naso" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Rhynchonycteris_naso.html
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