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Bats we monitor

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Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Allen's Big-eared Bat

Idionycteris phyllotis

Photo credit: Ernie Valdez

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National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Arizona Myotis

Myotis occultus

Photo credit: Ernie Valdez

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Big Brown Bat

Eptesicus fuscus

Photo credit: Audrey Holstead

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Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Big Free-tailed Bat

Nyctinomops macrotis

Photo credit: Richard Hoyer

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Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Brazilian Free-tailed Bat

Tadarida brasiliensis

Photo credit: Rachel Shively

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

California Leaf-nosed Bat

Macrotus californicus

Photo credit: Alan Harper

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

California Myotis

Myotis californicus

Photo credit: Alan Harper

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Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Canyon Bat

Parastrellus hesperus

Photo credit: Dan Neubaum

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Cave Myotis

Myotis velifer

Photo credit: J. Scott Altenbach

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Eastern Red Bat

Lasiurus borealis

Photo credit: Jordi Segers

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Eastern Small-footed Myotis

Myotis leibii

Photo credit: Valerie Kearny, Arkansas State University

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Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Evening bat

Nycticeiue humeralis

Photo Credit: K. Leeker

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National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Florida bonneted bat

Eumops floridanus

Photo credit: Florida Fish & Wildlife

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Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Fringed Myotis

Myotis thysanodes

Photo credit: Pipe Spring NPS

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Gray Myotis

Myotis grisescens

Photo credit: Dane Smith

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Greater Bonneted Bat

Eumops perotis

Photo credit: BLM

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Hoary Bat

Lasiurus cinereus

Photo credit: Jose Martinez-Fonseca

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Indiana Myotis

Myotis sodalis

Photo credit: Dane Smith

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Jamaican Fruit-eating Bat

Artibeus jamaincensis

Photo credit: Steven Brewer

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Lesser Long-nosed Bat

Leptonycteris yerbabuenae

Photo credit: Alan Schmierer

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Little Brown Bat

Myotis lucifugus

Photo credit: Jordi Segers

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Long-eared Myotis

Myotis evotis

Photo credit: Dan Neubaum

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Long-legged Myotis

Myotis volans

Photo credit: Paul Cryan

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Mexican Long-nosed Bat

Leptonycteris nivalis

Winifred Frick, BCI

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Mexican Long-tongued Bat

Choeronycteris mexicana

Photo credit: Patrick Randall

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Northern Long-eared Myotis

Myotis septentrionalis

Photo credit: Andrea Schuhmann

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Northern Yellow Bat

Lasiurus intermedius

Photo credit: Kpix Photo

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Pallas' Mastiff Bat

Molossus molossus

Photo credit: Thomas Cuypers

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Pallid Bat

Antrozous pallidus

Photo credit: BCI Menden Pictures

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Peter's Ghost-faced Bat

Mormoops megalophylla

Photo credit: Jennifer Krauel

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Pocketed Free-tailed Bat

Nyctinomops femorosaccus

Photo credit: Saguaro NPS

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Rafinesque's Big-eared Bat

Corynorhinus rafinesquii

Photo credit: Jason Slater, Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission

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NatureServe Explorer
United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Seminole Bat

Lasiurus seminolus

Photo credit: Kathleen Smith, Florida FWCC

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Silver-haired Bat

Lasionycteris noctivagans

Photo credit: Jose Martinez-Fonseca, NAU

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Southeastern Myotis

Myotis austroriparius

Photo credit: Andrea Schuhmann

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Southern Yellow Bat

Lasiurus ega

Photo credit: Arturo Munoz

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Southwestern Myotis

Myotis auriculus

Photo credit: Bruce D. Taubert

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Spotted Bat

Euderma maculatum

Photo credit: Paul Cryan

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NatureServe Explorer
United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Townsend's Big-eared Bat

Corynorhinus townsendii

Photo credit: Ann Froschauer, USFWS

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Tricolored Bat

Perimyotis subflavus

Photo credit: Andrea Schuhmann

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Underwood's Bonneted Bat

Eumops underwoodi

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Information used to populate this page was obtained from the following sources:
NatureServe Explorer
United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Western Red Bat

Lasiurus blossevillii

Photo credit: Bureau of Reclamation

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Western Small-footed myotis

Myotis ciliolabrum

Photo credit: Ian Maton

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Western Yellow Bat

Lasiurus xanthinus

BLM California

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System 
Bat Conservation International Bat Profiles
National Atlas of the United States. (2011). North American Bat Ranges, 1830-2008. National Atlas of the United States. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/pz329xp4277.
Taylor, M. 2019. Bats: an illustrated guide to all species. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books.

Yuma Myotis

Myotis yumanensis

Photo credit: Dan Neubaum

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