Eptesicus fuscus

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Synonyms for Eptesicus fuscus

rather large North American brown bat

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Kazial KA and Masters WM: Female big brown bats, Eptesicus fuscus, recognize sex from a caller's echolocation signals.
Professor of Life Sciences at Indiana State University, estimates in his article, "Food of the big brown bat Eptesicus fuscus from maternity colonies in Indiana and Illinois," that a colony of 150 big brown bats could eat enough cucumber beetles to equal "the potential destruction of 33,000,000 rootworms.
Food of the big brown bat, Eptesicus fuscus, from maternity colonies in Indiana and Illinois.
Tales of spooks may hold a spark of truth, for recent research implies intelligence directs the lights: Bioluminescent flying predators may be hunting at night and catching a few unlucky Big Brown Bats: Eptesicus fuscus.
Other bats captured were (number of males/ number of females): Eptesicus fuscus (8/0), Myotis californicus (2/1), Myotis thysanodes (3/0), Myotis volans (1/2), Antrozous pallidus (5/0), Corynorhinus townsendii (0/6), Lasiurus cinereus (3/1), and Pipistrellus hesperus (1/0).
Thus far we have documented six species of bats to include Pipistrellus subflavus, Nycticeius humeralis, Lasiurus borealis, Lasiurus seminolus, Eptesicus fuscus, and Tadarida brasiliensis.
For Eptesicus fuscus and Myotis septentrionalis, earlier dates were obtained for spring and later dates for autumn.
Bark roost of a male big brown bat, Eptesicus fuscus.
subflavus, Eptesicus fuscus, Myotis velifer, Tadarida brasiliensis, Rhinolophus rouxi, Pteronotus parnellii, Pteronotus quadridens, Natalus stramineus, Eumops perotis and Leptonycteris sp.
Eptesicus fuscus sampled in 2002 consumed strictly soft-bodied insects from 17-20 May, then later transitioned to hard-bodied insects during 28 May-9 August, and eventually appeared to return to a dominant prey item of soft-bodied insects on 20 September.
They found that the communities varied greatly among bat species present, and even between buildings in the case of Eptesicus fuscus.
brasiliensis, Eptesicus fuscus, Lasiurus borealis, Lasiurus cinereus, Nycticeius humeralis, Parastrellus hesperus, Perimyotis subflavus, Antrozous pallidus, Myotis grisescens, and Myotis velifer.
The 412-nt sequence of this virus was most closely related to alphacoronaviruses detected in Eptesicus fuscus bats in North America (82% nt identity), Myotis australis bats in Australia (77% nt identity), Miniopterus bats in Kenya (77% nt identity), and Rhinolophus bats in Hong Kong (77% nt identity) (Figure).
Any of the following bats could occur: the northern myotis Myotis septentrionalis, the Indiana myotis Myotis sodalis, the big brown bat Eptesicus fuscus, and the hoary bat Lasiurus cinereus.