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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Big Brown Bat Eptesicus fuscus

Observer

larry522

Date

June 29, 2016 10:03 PM EDT

Place

Mayo Rd (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bats Order Chiroptera

Observer

jaywbabcock

Date

June 29, 2016

Description

A dozen bats flying around outside near house at dawn this morning. Most we've ever seen at once. For the last few years it's been 2 at once, occasionally 3 or 4. Sorry no photos yet.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bats Order Chiroptera

Observer

gary13

Date

June 28, 2016 07:45 PM PDT

Description

Common sight in the evening in Riverside CA

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pipistrelles Genus Pipistrellus

Date

June 28, 2016 09:01 AM SAST

Description

Found dead!!

Photos / Sounds

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What

Gray big-eared bat Plecotus austriacus

Observer

francescocecere

Date

June 28, 2016 10:34 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bats Order Chiroptera

Observer

cesaregoslino

Date

June 22, 2016

Description

bat on the floor

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mouse-eared Bats Genus Myotis

Observer

gerardo_marron

Date

June 1, 2016 04:47 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bats Order Chiroptera

Observer

hayleysingleton

Date

June 27, 2016 09:28 AM MDT

Description

Seen near the door to the office breezeway

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bats Order Chiroptera

Observer

mary56

Date

June 27, 2016 10:10 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Proboscis Bat Rhynchonycteris naso

Observer

mdrearick

Date

June 16, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Little Brown Bat Myotis lucifugus

Observer

natewondra

Date

May 28, 2016 03:00 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Flying up the river in broad daylight . Hitting the water surface for insects , presumably

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Seba's short-tailed bat Carollia perspicillata

Observer

conuropsis

Date

December 8, 2008

Description

Seen in the rafters of the lodge.

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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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