Was the Mythical Mesoamerican Death Bat Camazotz Inspired by Real Giant Vampire Bats? | Ancient Origins


Bats are considered to be menacing creatures in many cultures. They are nocturnal and thus associated with the night, which is also often associated with death.

Source: Was the Mythical Mesoamerican Death Bat Camazotz Inspired by Real Giant Vampire Bats? | Ancient Origins

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