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    • Lasiurus cinereus
  • French
    • chauve-souris cendrée
  • English
    • Hoary Bat
  • Spanish
    • Murciélago cola peluda canoso

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Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus

Date

April 18, 2016

Description

Murciélago Cola Peluda Canoso

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Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus

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rdhawes

Date

May 21, 2016

Description

Ultrasound detection, plus size estimation.

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Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus ssp. cinereus

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tbabalis

Date

May 20, 2016 09:01 PM PDT

Description

Echo meter touch

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Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus

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wilfort

Date

May 20, 2016 08:52 PM PDT

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Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus

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mperdicas

Date

May 20, 2016 10:20 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus

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euproserpinus

Date

May 10, 2016

Description

ID based on large size, stout body, small ears, and flying very early in the evening. Anybody out there think it might be a different species?

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Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus

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lms_g1_science

Date

March 10, 2016 05:25 PM PST

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No photos or sounds

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Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus ssp. cinereus

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jessicabrooks

Date

April 29, 2016 08:55 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

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Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus

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allencalvert54

Date

April 29, 2016 07:45 PM PDT

Description

Recorded echolocation call with bat detectors.

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Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus

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deborahkh

Date

November 21, 2011 04:25 PM EST

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Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus

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nvpyromelana

Date

March 11, 2016 10:58 PM PST

Description

California, Inyo County, Death Valley National Park, NPS, Salt Creek Station #3
Pettersson D500x detector (51384), Passive Monitoring
Start Date=2016_03_11. End Date=2016_03_13.
Easting=0500512, Northing=4049569. Datum=NAD83, Zone 11N. Elevation= -89m.
Habitat: Salt Creek, pickle weed, salt grass, creosote bush, salt desert scrub.
Site location description & access: End of Salt Creek boardwalk
Horizontal placement of mic, N orientation, attached to elevated (4.0m) pole, pole vertical, 90 degree angle with ground.
SampFreq=500. PreTrig=OFF. RecLen=3.HP Filter=NO. AutoRec=YES. T.sens=HIGH.
Input Gain=60. Trig Lev=120. Interval=0.External microphone. Directional horn = yes.
Proximity to nearest water: 5M
Low clutter (any: ~8mm, in direction of mic: none/ >10km)
No obstructions nearby.
Insect activity: High
Environmental conditions, Deployment: ; Recovery: .
Hobo ID=NA
Comments: Timezone = -7, on/off times correct.
Call files processed with SonoBat 3.2.1 Great Basin, default settings, scrub level = medium, include low freq calls.
Bryan Tyler Hamilton
D500X V2.2.6 140516, f=500, PRE=OFF, LEN=0.3, HP=Y, A=Y, TS=0, 20160311_225809, S/N=51294, LAT=36.591389 N, LON=116.994167 W, TIMEZONE=-08, DST REGION=OFF, DST ON=000 00, DST OFF=000 00

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What

Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus

Observer

nvpyromelana

Date

March 12, 2016 12:10 AM PST

Description

California, Inyo County, Death Valley National Park, NPS, Salt Creek Station #2
Pettersson D500x detector (51294), Passive Monitoring
Start Date=2016_03_11. End Date=2016_03_13.
Easting=0500513, Northing=4049560. Datum=NAD83, Zone 11N. Elevation= -87m.
Habitat: Salt Creek, pickle weed, salt grass, creosote bush, salt desert scrub.
Site location description & access: Along Salt Creek boardwalk
Horizontal placement of mic, S orientation, attached to elevated (4.0m) pole, pole vertical, 90 degree angle with ground.
SampFreq=500. PreTrig=OFF. RecLen=3.HP Filter=NO. AutoRec=YES. T.sens=HIGH.
Input Gain=60. Trig Lev=120. Interval=0.External microphone. Directional horn = yes.
Proximity to nearest water: 5M
Low clutter (any: ~8mm, in direction of mic: none/ >10km)
No obstructions nearby.
Insect activity: High
Environmental conditions, Deployment: ; Recovery: .
Hobo ID=NA
Comments: Timezone = -7, on/off times correct.
Call files processed with SonoBat 3.2.1 Great Basin, default settings, scrub level = medium, include low freq calls.
Bryan Tyler Hamilton
D500X V2.2.6 140516, f=500, PRE=OFF, LEN=3, HP=N, A=Y, TS=1, 20160312_001037, S/N=51384, LAT=36.591389 N, LON=116.996389 W, TIMEZONE=-08, DST REGION=OFF, DST ON=000 00, DST OFF=000 00

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Description from Wikipedia

The hoary bat (Lasiurus cinereus) is a species of bat in the vesper bat family, Vespertilionidae. It occurs throughout most of North America and much of South America, with disjunct populations in the Galápagos Islands and Hawaii.

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