Mouse-eared bat

Mouse-eared bat

Order : Chiroptera
Family : Vespertilionidae
Subfamily : Vespertilioninae
Species : Myotis myotis

 

The Greater mouse-eared bat, large mouse-eared bat, mouse-eared bat is listed as Near Threatened (LR/nt), is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the mouseeared bat
A young / baby of a mouseeared bat is called a 'pup'. A mouseeared bat group is called a 'colony or cloud'.
Some facts about the
Mouse-eared bat

Adult weight : 0.029 kg (0.0638 lbs)

Maximum longevity : 22 years

Female maturity :502 days

Male maturity : 502 days

Gestation : 65 days

Weaning : 42 days

Litter size : 1

Interval between litters : 365 days

Weight at birth : 0.006 kg (0.0132 lbs)

Source: AnAge, licensed under CC

Facts about the mouse-eared bat

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Based on focal distance and diameter of the dilated pupil, Dietrich and Dodt (1970) calculated that the light gathering power of Myotis myotis is 4-5 times that of man.

From Mr Derek Cannell Sir, No wonder the mouse-eared bat is hiding in a hole in the ground.

Mouse-eared bats are generally found in Central Europe and their numbers have thought to have declined drastically in the last 20 years throughout their range.

She said: "We hope this means that the greater mouse-eared bat is still breeding in the UK, and that this will encourage bat workers to look out for this species.

She said: "We hope this means that the greater mouse-eared bat is still breeding in the UK, and that this will encourage bat workers to look out for this species.

The Greater mouse-eared bat (Myotis myotis) is found on both sides of the Gibraltar Strait, yet genetic investigations have revealed no connection between the two populations.

The mouse-eared bat (Myotis myotis) is now extinct in Britain, and the greater horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus ferrumequinum) has decreased in range and numbers.

The mouse-eared bat is believed to have become extinct in 1991.

THE WESTERN LONG-EARED MYOTIS (Myotis evotis) The myotis or mouse-eared bats are a genus of small, plain, brown bats and include the most common and numerous species in the country.

We hope this means that the greater mouse-eared bat is still breeding in the UK, and that this will encourage bat workers to look out for this species. (Full text)

De vale vleermuis (Myotis myotis) is een vleermuis uit de familie der gladneuzen (Vespertilionidae). (Wiki)

Description The greater mouse-eared bat is one of the larger European bats and has become extinct in England. (Full text)

The Greater Mouse-eared Bat is primarily a cave dweller and suffers from extensive disturbance and loss of roosts. (Full text)

The Mouse-eared bats The Mouse-eared bats The Greater Mouse-eared bat (Myotis myotis) The Lesser Mouse-eared (Myotis blythii) Those two bats are very similar, even if the Lesser Mouse-eared Bat is usually sligthly smaller. (Full text)

Mouse-eared bat Myotis myotis is believed to be extinct. (Full text)

Mammals Mouse-eared bat Myotis myotis is believed to be extinct. (Full text)

are monophyletic, Murininae and Kerivoulinae; Nyctophilinae has no validity and Vespertilioninae is paraphyletic relative to the position of Myotis; Myotis is sister to a clade containing Kerivoulinae and Murininae and is recognized in its own subfamily, Myotinae; Myotis subgenera Leuconoe, Selysius, (Full text)

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