cave myotis


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Noun1.cave myotis - small bat of southwest United States that lives in caves etc.
vespertilian bat, vespertilionid - a variety of carnivorous bat
genus Myotis, Myotis - largest and most widely distributed genus of bats
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brasiliensis and the cave myotis [Myotis velifer], see below and Geluso and Geluso, 2004).
In the cave myotis, Myotis velifer, this loss is more pronounced in females (22 %) than in males (20 %) (Caire & Loucks 2010).
5 million Brazilian free-tailed bats (Glass, 1982); the other is a mixed colony of male Brazilian free-tailed bats and cave myotis (Myotis velifer) totaling approximately 500,000 individuals (John Gay, pers.
So far, nine bat species have been affected by the mysterious condition: the little brown, cave myotis, southeastern myotis, northern long-eared, tri-colored, small-footed, big brown, and the endangered Indiana and gray bat.
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 in Oklahoma.
A single cave myotis, Myotis velifer, from Woodward County in western Oklahoma with a white crustal growth, was submitted in early May 2010 to the United States Geological Service (USGS) National Wildlife Health Center (NWHC) for determination if the growth was Pd.
These surveys found that within the canyon and adjacent Rio Grande are the Ghost-faced bat (Mormoops megalophylla), Yuma Myotis (Myotis yumanensis), cave Myotis (M.
Young cave myotis (Myotis velifer) begin to forage as efficiently as adults at 6-8 wk of age (Kunz, 1974).