What Is the Only Mammal That Can Fly?


The only mammal that can fly is the bat, a mammal of the order chiroptera characterised by forelimbs with webbed wings. Other mammals that are said to fly are flying squirrels, colugos and gliding possums, they can however only glide and they glide for short distances.
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The only mammals that can truly fly are bats. Other mammals that are said to fly, like flying squirrels and gliding possums, don't actually fly, but rather they glide.
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