Northern long-eared bat
Order : Chiroptera
Family : Vespertilionidae
Subfamily : Vespertilioninae
Species : Nyctophilus arnhemensis
The Northern long-eared 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 northern longeared batA young / baby of a northern longeared bat is called a 'pup'. A northern longeared bat group is called a 'colony or cloud'.
Facts about the northern long-eared bat
The northern long-eared bat is a small brownish looking bat.
However, the Northern Long-eared Bat is on the Red List in British Columbia. (Full text)
Northern Long-Eared Bat Myotis septentrionalis Back to Top of Page The Northern long-eared bat is a small bat with dull gray/brown pelage and long ears
Presently, the Northern Long-eared Bat is on the Blue List of species that may be at risk in Alberta.
The northern long-eared bat is found throughout Wisconsin.
Myotis septentrionalis widespread distribution The Northern Long-eared Bat is found through much of eastern North America including
Studies have shown that the Northern Long Eared Bat is a user of mature forests, and that clear cutting reduces bat activity.
Thus, hibernating Northern Long-eared Bats are never abundant.More animals beginning with N