vespertilian bat

Definitions of vespertilian bat
  1. noun
    a variety of carnivorous bat
    synonyms: vespertilionid
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    Vespertilio murinus, frosted bat
    common Eurasian bat with white-tipped hairs in its coat
    Lasiurus borealis, red bat
    North American bat of a brick or rusty red color with hairs tipped with white
    Myotis leucifugus, little brown bat, little brown myotis
    the small common North American bat; widely distributed
    Myotis velifer, cave myotis
    small bat of southwest United States that lives in caves etc.
    Eptesicus fuscus, big brown bat
    rather large North American brown bat; widely distributed
    Eptesicus serotinus, European brown bat, serotine
    common brown bat of Europe
    Antrozous pallidus, cave bat, pallid bat
    drab yellowish big-eared bat that lives in caves
    Pipistrellus pipistrellus, pipistrel, pipistrelle
    small European brown bat
    Pipistrellus subflavus, eastern pipistrel
    one of the smallest bats of eastern North America
    SPipistrellus hesperus, western pipistrel
    of western North America
    Euderma maculata, jackass bat, spotted bat
    a large bat of the southwestern United States having spots and enormous ears
    long-eared bat
    any of various Old or New World bats having very long ears
    Plecotus townsendi, western big-eared bat
    bat of western North America having extremely large ears
    type of:
    carnivorous bat, microbat
    typically having large ears and feeding primarily on insects; worldwide in distribution
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