Order : Chiroptera
Family : Vespertilionidae
Subfamily : Vespertilioninae
Species : Nyctalus leisleri
The Lesser noctule 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
CountriesAfghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, Morocco, Netherlands, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia and Montenegro, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine and United Kingdom
Facts about the lesser noctule
Leisler's bat (Nyctalus leisleri) is distributed all over Europe but considered rare outside Ireland.
Leisler's bat (Nyctalus leisleri) is common and widespread in Ireland.
LeislerÂ´s bat (Nyctalus leisleri) is the most frequent species. (Full text)
The Leisler's bat (Nyctalus leisleri) is a smaller cousin of the noctule and weighs 12 to 20 grams and has a wingspan of 26 to 32 cm. (Full text)
Leisler's bat (Nyctalus leisleri) is similar to the Noctule but smaller with longer fur, particularly around the shoulders and the upper back, giving a lion's mane appearance. (Full text)
LEISLER'S Nyctalus leisleri is a little smaller than the noctule but very similar in appearance. (Full text)
De bosvleermuis (Nyctalus leisleri) is een vleermuis uit de familie der gladneuzen (Vespertilionidae). (Wiki)More animals beginning with L