big-eared bat

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Noun1.big-eared bat - large carnivorous Old World bat with very large earsbig-eared bat - large carnivorous Old World bat with very large ears
false vampire, false vampire bat - any New or Old World carnivorous bat erroneously thought to suck blood but in fact feeding on insects
genus Megaderma, Megaderma - type genus of the Megadermatidae
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The 2014-2016 acoustic surveys detected all of the species found prior to 2014 as well as the Townsend's Big-eared Bat (Corynorhinus townsendii).
A big-eared bat which was thought to be extinct has been found in a forest in Papua New Guinea, highlighting the unique biodiversity of the developing nation, researchers said Wednesday.
In the end, the children learn to identify signs of 10 different species of animals and birds (including Townsend's big-eared bat, the flying squirrel, ermine and coyote) in the Cascades.
Rafinesque's big-eared bat (Corynorhinus rafinesquii) and southeastern myotis (Myotis austroriparius) are restricted to the Southeast and lower Midwest regions of the United States (Jones, 1977;Jones and Manning, 1979).
Tuleyome's clean-up project will benefit a slew of at-risk species, including Townsend's big-eared bat and bald eagles, which live in forests near lakes and rivers and may consume harmful levels of mercury from eating fish, according to the USGS.
The discovery included: thirty undocumented bird species, including the black-and-white hawk eagle, Wilson's phalarope, and ash colored cuckoo; two undocumented mammals - Niceforo's big-eared bat and the Tricolored Bat; as well as 233 undocumented species of butterflies and moths.
Concern for the viability of the endangered Virginia big-eared bat (Corynorhinus townsendii) prompted the U.
Officials are even more excited about the area's potential to provide habitat for, among others, the Western meadowlark, vesper sparrow, Townsend's big-eared bat and Oregon chub, all listed in "critical" condition in Oregon.
Unraveling the effects of sex and dispersal: Ozark big-eared bat ( Corynorhinus townsendii ingens) conservation genetics.
Distributional records and roosts of southeastern myotis and Rafinesque's big-eared bat in eastern Texas.
It was most recently found in Virginia, which is home to the Virginia big-eared bat, of which only 20,000 exist in the world, and the gray bat, which has a large population, but lives in large colonies.