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Noun1.Myotis - largest and most widely distributed genus of bats
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Vespertilionidae, Vespertilionidae - the majority of common bats of temperate regions of the world
little brown bat, little brown myotis, Myotis leucifugus - the small common North American bat; widely distributed
cave myotis, Myotis velifer - small bat of southwest United States that lives in caves etc.
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Gray bats (Myotis grisescens) are found throughout karst areas of the southeastern United States where it primarily roosts in caves, although noncave summer roost sites have been found in concrete box culverts in Arkansas, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Tennessee, and Virginia (Hays and Bingman, 1964; Elder and Gunier, 1978; Timmerman and McDaniel, 1992; Johnson et al., 2002; Gerdes, 2016; Powers et al., 2016).
Siguiendo estos metodos, estudios en habitats tropicales reportan que murcielagos como Myotis spp.
The new bat species discovered in Europe is called "Myotis crypticus" and lives in wooded areas in Italy, France, Switzerland and Spain, researchers said, led by a team at Spain's National Research Council.
leporinus (Noctilionidae) and some species in the genus Myotis (Vespertilionidae).
The long-term goal is to provide one-third of a mile of buffer on either side of the Patoka River to provide uninterrupted breeding and rearing habitat for interior nesting birds, such as the cerulean warbler (Setophaga cerulea), endangered Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis) and the threatened northern long-eared bat (Myotis septentrionalis).
The reported species are Naemorhedus goral, Panthera pardus, Sus scrofa, Lepus nigricollis, Macaca mulatta, Canis aureus, Vulpes vulpes, Myotis myotis, Herpestes edwardsii and Hystrix indica.
ABSTRACT--Very little is known about the range and ecology of the Little Brown Bat (Myotis lucifugus) in Alaska and how the species continues to persist in a region where temperatures fall below their predicted threshold for winter survival.
Study author Stefan Greif, along with his colleagues, monitored greater mouse-eared bats (Myotis myotis) as they flew through a continuous, rectangular flight tunnel in the dark.
A new species of Myotis (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) for Argentina.
Carlsbad Cavern contains a small maternity colony (~100 individuals) of fringed myotis (Myotis thysanodes) that regularly roosts >200 m below the surface of the ground and >1.5 km from the nearest opening to the cavern (Baker, 1962; Geluso and Geluso, 2004).
Well-known examples of such a discrepancy are the Palaearctic vespertilionid bats of the Myotis mystacinus morphogroup (Ruedi & Mayer 2001, von Helversen et al.