western big-eared bat


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Noun1.western big-eared bat - bat of western North America having extremely large earswestern big-eared bat - bat of western North America having extremely large ears
long-eared bat - any of various Old or New World bats having very long ears
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Ecology of a Pleistocene relict, the western big-eared bat (Plecotus townsendii), in the southern Great Plains.
Without such gates, more bats may suffer the same cruel fate as the largest recorded population of western big-eared bats, which were killed after vandals set fire to the timbers inside a New Mexico mine in which they were hibernating.