Whiskered Bat

Myotis mystacinus

Summary 2

The whiskered bat (Myotis mystacinus) and related species, are small European bats with long fur. Although uncommon, M. mystacinus is often found around human habitation and around water; it is similar to Brandt's bat Myotis brandtii, from which it was distinguished as a separate species only in 1970.

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  1. (c) Jakob Fahr, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/71521063
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myotis_mystacinus

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