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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jennifer4

Date

March 5, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jtran

Date

July 26, 2014 11:36 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jtran

Date

July 26, 2014 09:52 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Evening Bat Nycticeius humeralis

Observer

leepulliam

Date

July 27, 2014 12:50 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Big Brown Bat Eptesicus fuscus

Observer

leepulliam

Date

July 25, 2014 10:51 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Red Bat Lasiurus borealis

Observer

leepulliam

Date

July 26, 2014 09:41 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bats Order Chiroptera

Observer

texasblonde

Date

July 25, 2014 11:13 PM CDT

Description

No picture, just wanted to mark the spot. I hit it going about 35 and it became tangled in my windshield wipers. I had to free it with my snake hook. snake

Photos / Sounds

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What

greater sac-winged bat Saccopteryx bilineata

Observer

jenifersegura

Date

June 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Yellow-winged bat Lavia frons

Observer

ovenbird1

Date

November 11, 2006 06:17 PM HST

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bats Order Chiroptera

Observer

mytilludie

Date

July 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Vesper Bats Family Vespertilionidae

Observer

speedy

Date

July 17, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Sorry for this Photo, it shows a bat that is drowned in a rain barrel.
Is it possible to find out to what species is it?

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Proboscis bat Rhynchonycteris naso

Observer

lhankin

Date

the past

Place

Tortuguero National Park, Costa Rica (Google, OSM)
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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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