big-eared bat

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large carnivorous Old World bat with very large ears

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The one mammal listed is Townsend's big-eared bat, which is known to stake claims in mine tunnels and prey on insects that may have themselves eaten mercury.
Five species of hibernating bats were encountered: pallid bat (n = 28), Townsend's big-eared bat (n = 1,968), big brown bat (n = 901), cave myotis (n = 131,624), and tri-colored bat (n = 318).
Seasonal use of bridges by Rafinesque's big-eared bat, Corynorhinus rafinesquii, in southern Mississippi.
Eleven species of bats are typically considered to occur in Ohio (Gottschang 1981; Belwood 1998; Whitaker and Hamilton 1998): little brown myotis (Myotis lucifugus), northern myotis, (Myotis septentrionalis), Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis), small-footed myotis (Myotis leibii), big brown bat (Eptesicus fuscus), evening bat (Nycticeius humeralis), eastern pipistrelle (Pipistrellus subflavus), red bat (Lasiurus borealis), hoary bat (Lasiurus cinereus), silver-haired bat (Lasionycteris noctivagans), and Rafinesque's big-eared bat (Corynorhinus rafinesquii).
2005) previously reported an immature Vampirolepis from Rafinesque's big-eared bat, Corynorhinus rafinesquii from another site in Little River County, about 35 km northwest of the Ashdown site noted herein.
Blind as a big-eared bat and need your contacts to see while swimming?
We described the distribution and roosting habits of all 16 species of bats that occur in Georgia including the eastern pipistrelle, eastern small-footed myotis, southeastern myotis, Indiana bat, little brown bat, northern long-eared myotis, gray bat, Rafinesque's big-eared bat, silver-haired bat, Seminole bat, northern yellow bat, hoary bat, big brown bat, and Brazilian free-tailed bat.
humans humans tested (% (% (% Species rabid) rabid) rabid) Big brown bat 122 2,013 2,135 Eptesicus fuscus (27) (16) (17) Myotis genus group(a) 35 722 757 (14) (6) (7) Silver-haired bat 28 628 656 Lasionycteris (14) (5) (5) noctivagans Hoary bat 13 452 465 Lasiurus cinereus (77) (39) (40) Long-eared bat 8 38 46 Myotis evotis (88) (21) (33) Brazilian 0 41 41 free-tailed bat (0) (12) (12) Tadarida brasiliensis Red bat 1 25 26 Lasiurus borealis (100) (8) (12) Pallid bat 0 21 21 Antrozous pallidus (0) (5) (5) Big free-tailed bat 2 19 21 Nyctinomops (50) (11) (14) macrotis Townsend's 1 13 14 big-eared bat (0) (0) (0) Plecotus townsendii Species data 23 265 288 unavailable (35) (9) (11) Total 233 4,237 4,470 (30) (14) (15)
11 Spotted bat -- -- -- Townsend's big-eared bat -- -- -- Pallid bat 0.
The Townsend's big-eared bat is found throughout western North America, from British Columbia south to Mexico.
The only species not included that occur in Indiana were Rafinesque's big-eared bat, Corynorhinus rafines-quii, the hoary bat, Lasiurus cinereus, and the evening bat, Nycticeius humeralis.
Day-roost selection by Rafinesque's big-eared bat (Corynorhinus rafinesquii) in Louisiana forests.
velifer), western pipistrelle (Pipistrellus hesperus), hoary bat (Lasiurus cinereus), Townsend's big-eared bat (Corynorhinus townsendii), pallid bat (Antrozous pallidus), Mexican free-tailed bat (Tadarida brasiliensis) and western mastiff bat (Eumops perotis).
Tours of the caves are offered year-round and provide a look into the caves' geology, ecological role, and inhibitants (for instance, the Townsend's big-eared bat and a cricketlike species discovered in 1989 that's believed to be unique to the caves).
2003); however, some species, such as Rafinesque's big-eared bat (Corynorhinus rafinesquii), may select more exposed areas under bridges (Lance et al.