New lab publication: “The cost of digestion in the fish-eating myotis (Myotis vivesi)”

Illustration by Prof. Frank Fish, (C) JEB 2015

A new publication by Ken Welch and collaborators Aída Otálora-Ardila, Gerardo Herrera, and J. J. Flores-Martínez, from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México entitled, “The cost of digestion in the fish-eating myotis (Myotis vivesi)” has been published in the Journal of Experimental Biology.

The article is featured in “Inside JEB,” written by Kathryn Knight and includes a wonderful comic illustrated by Professor Frank Fish (above)!

Read the “Inside JEB” featurette here. Read the article here.

For a bonus, here is a video of one of these ridiculously charming little bats chowing down!

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