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Recent observations

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Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

Vespadelus darlingtoni or Vespadelus regulus; 1 call in ten minutes

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Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

Vespadelus darlingtoni or Vespadelus regulus; 1 call in ten minutes

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Gould's Wattled Bat Chalinolobus gouldii

Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

1 call in ten minutes

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Large Forest Bat Vespadelus darlingtoni

Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

1 call in ten minutes

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What

Southern Free-tailed Bat Mormopterus planiceps

Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

1 call in 10 minutes

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What

Southern Free-tailed Bat Mormopterus planiceps

Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

2 calls in 10 minutes

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No photos or sounds

What

Southern Free-tailed Bat Mormopterus planiceps

Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

1 call in 10 minutes

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No photos or sounds

What

Chocolate Wattled Bat Chalinolobus morio

Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

2 calls in 10 minutes

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What

Chocolate Wattled Bat Chalinolobus morio

Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

1 call in 10 minutes

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What

Chocolate Wattled Bat Chalinolobus morio

Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

1 call in 10 minutes

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No photos or sounds

What

Large Forest Bat Vespadelus darlingtoni

Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

1 call in 10 minutes

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No photos or sounds

What

Chocolate Wattled Bat Chalinolobus morio

Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

2 calls in 10 minutes

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Description from Wikipedia

Bats are mammals of the order Chiroptera (/kaɪˈrɒptərə/; from the Greek χείρ - cheir, "hand" and πτερόν - pteron, "wing") whose forelimbs form webbed wings, making them the only mammals naturally capable of true and sustained flight. By contrast, other mammals said to fly, such as flying squirrels, gliding possums, and colugos, can only glide for short distances. Bats do not flap their entire forelimbs, as birds do, but instead flap their spread-out digits, which are...

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