Pocketed free-tailed bat
Order : Chiroptera
Family : Molossidae
Species : Nyctinomops femorosaccus
The Pocketed free-tailed 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 pocketed freetailed batA young / baby of a pocketed freetailed bat is called a 'pup'. A pocketed freetailed bat group is called a 'colony or cloud'.
Facts about the pocketed free-tailed bat
*63* Pocketed free-tailed bats are inhabitants of the rocky cliffs and slopes of the southern deserts in Arizona.
Comments on Distribution GENERAL 1999: Pocketed free-tailed bats are found from southwestern United States to southcentral Mexico (Harvey et al.
Duke DISTRIBUTION, ABUNDANCE, AND SEASONALITY The pocketed free-tailed bat is found in Riverside, San Diego, and Imperial cos.
The pocketed free-tailed bat is a medium sized bat with dark brown to gray fur.
The pocketed free-tailed bat is colonial and roosts primarily in crevices of rugged cliffs, high rocky outcrops and slopes.
Pocketed Free-tailed Bat ClassOrderFamilySpecies Mammalia Chiroptera Molossidae Nyctinomops femorosaccus Pocketed Free-tailed Bat Distribution, Abundance, and Seasonality The pocketed free-tailed bat is found in Riverside, San Diego, and Imperial cos. (Full text)More animals beginning with P