Western bonneted bat
Order : Chiroptera
Family : Molossidae
Species : Eumops perotis
The Western bonneted bat is listed as Least Concern (LR/lc), lowest risk. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Namings for the western bonneted batA young / baby of a western bonneted bat is called a 'pup'. A western bonneted bat group is called a 'colony or cloud'.
CountriesArgentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, United States and Venezuela
Facts about the western bonneted bat
Remarks: Eumops perotis is structurally distinct from all other species of Eumops.
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