It began the day when researchers came down the Colorado to net bats and caught a pregnant pallid bat
Caption: Can't hear the food Gleaners, such as the pallid bat
below, use sounds to hunt prey at night.
had not recorded during their survey of the Santa Monica Mountains, and they found four species we did not encounter, small-footed myotis (Myotis ciliolabrum), spotted bat (Euderma maculatum), pallid bat
(Antrozous pallidus), and western mastiff bat (Eumopsperotis californicus).
Another popular area, an indoor exhibit called Eagle Canyon, boasts the desert hairy scorpion, the California tarantula, the pallid bat
, various rattlesnakes and other creatures with a high ``ew
She began thinking this week about the spots, including a pond she knows about in an oak woodland, where she's likely to find the Townsend's big-eared bat, red bat or pallid bat
The pallid bat
is found in western North America, where its pale, sandy color allows it to blend with its desert surroundings.
velifer), western pipistrelle (Pipistrellus hesperus), hoary bat (Lasiurus cinereus), Townsend's big-eared bat (Corynorhinus townsendii), pallid bat
(Antrozous pallidus), Mexican free-tailed bat (Tadarida brasiliensis) and western mastiff bat (Eumops perotis).
The only bat species that somewhat resembled the yellow bat in physical appearance was the pallid bat
, Antrozous pallidus.
A Pallid Bat
(Antrozous pallidus) was discovered in Victoria, British Columbia, in a shipment of lettuce from California (19), where RABV-infected Pallid Bats
have been identified.
The pallid bat
is a large bat (13-30 g) that is light in color, has long ears (21-37 mm), and is found throughout arid lands of western and southwestern North America (Hermanson and O'Shea, 1983).
yumanensis), western yellow bat (Lasiurus xanthinus), western pipistrelle (Pipistrellus hesperus), Townsend's big-eared bat (Plecotus townsendii) and pallid bat
humans humans tested (% (% (% Species rabid) rabid) rabid) Big brown bat 122 2,013 2,135 Eptesicus fuscus (27) (16) (17) Myotis genus group(a) 35 722 757 (14) (6) (7) Silver-haired bat 28 628 656 Lasionycteris (14) (5) (5) noctivagans Hoary bat 13 452 465 Lasiurus cinereus (77) (39) (40) Long-eared bat 8 38 46 Myotis evotis (88) (21) (33) Brazilian 0 41 41 free-tailed bat (0) (12) (12) Tadarida brasiliensis Red bat 1 25 26 Lasiurus borealis (100) (8) (12) Pallid bat
0 21 21 Antrozous pallidus (0) (5) (5) Big free-tailed bat 2 19 21 Nyctinomops (50) (11) (14) macrotis Townsend's 1 13 14 big-eared bat (0) (0) (0) Plecotus townsendii Species data 23 265 288 unavailable (35) (9) (11) Total 233 4,237 4,470 (30) (14) (15)