ciliolabrum) * Western small-footed - X 1 myotis (Myotis ciliolabrum) * Fringed myotis - X 1 (Myotis thysanodes) * Cave myotis
- X 1 (Myotis velifer) * Bobcat (Lynx rufus) * X X 1 Cougar (Puma concolor) * X X 1 Wolf (Canis) * - X 1 Long-tailed weasel - X 1 (Mustela frenata) * Striped skunk X - 1 (Mephitis mephitis) * Spotted skunk - X 1 (Spilogale) * Ringtail (Bassariscus - X 1 astutus) * Deer (Odocoileus) * X X 1 Miniature Pronghorn cf.
The cave myotis
is distributed throughout much of western Texas with the exception of the westernmost and northernmost panhandle region (Schmidly 2004).
mexicana that were augmented in brightly lit areas near the hangars by what researchers then identified as brown bats (Myotis velifer), now more commonly known as the cave myotis
Following these actions, there was an immediate increase in numbers of cave myotis
(Myotis velifer), an insect-feeding bat that shares the roosts of lesser long-nosed bats.
If the risk management study is positive, then the test gate will be replaced with a functional gate that will help protect the largest colony of hibernating Cave Myotis
MATERIALS AND METHODS--The Selman Cave System is a significant hibernaculum for cave myotis
These surveys found that within the canyon and adjacent Rio Grande are the Ghost-faced bat (Mormoops megalophylla), Yuma Myotis (Myotis yumanensis), cave Myotis
The Big Room closes during the summer to let the cave "rest and rejuvenate" and so cave myotis
bats can roost.
In Kansas, some cavernicolous species are restricted to the Red Hills region, including the pallid bat (Antrozous pallidus), Townsend's big-eared bat (Corynorhinus townsendii), and cave myotis
(Myotis velifer; Sparks and Choate, 2000).
Results--Seven of the 94 known calls of Myotis used as the training set for discriminate analysis were incorrectly classified (one California myotis, one western small-footed myotis, one Arizona myotis, two cave myotis
, and two Yuma myotis).
The cave myotis
(Myotis velifer) exhibits a high level of plasticity in selection of roosts.