Order : Chiroptera
Family : Vespertilionidae
Subfamily : Kerivoulinae
Species : Kerivoula picta
The Painted 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 painted batA young / baby of a painted bat is called a 'pup'. A painted bat group is called a 'colony or cloud'.
Facts about the painted bat
This game is traditionally played at New Year when the painted bats are replaced by beautiful fabric padded bats depicting women in colourful kimono.
This hand-painted bat is made of 1/2" wood.
Painted Bat is found throughout the low country as well as the lower hills. (Full text)
10 Painted bats are not acceptable, unless the painting has occurred by the manufacturer. (Full text)
Really some of the DR's and especially the ones who painted bats are the reason this is coming down the way it is. (Full text)
A Painted Bat is a real type of bat. (Full text)
in her own words, paintedbat is "awesomesauce" (Full text)
tab Painted bats are illegal. (Full text)
The most shocking image that can be found in the previous list of her work is in Bats of Paradise, where the image of a sensitively painted bat is slipping its long pink tongue between the lips of the camouflaged head and torso of a woman. (Full text)More animals beginning with P