parti-coloured bat

Bat of the day 28 October (Bat week) – Particoloured bat

Particoloured Bat (Vespertilio murinus Linnaeus, 1758) The bat of medium size, with a wingspan of 27-31 cm. Its long fur is unmistakably bicoloured: a dark brown base and silver white tips, lending this species a permanently ‘frosted’ look. Rare species in the region. Lives mainly in people’s buildings. The species is migratory, for the winter,…

Bat species of Kharkiv region, NE Ukraine

13 bat species (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae) are known for the territory of Kharkiv region, NE Ukraine. Myotis daubentonii Myotis dasycneme Myotis brandtii Myotis nattereri Nyctalus leisleri Nyctalus noctula Nyctalus lasiopterus Eptesicus serotinus Pipistrellus nathusii Pipistrellus pygmaeus Pipistrellus kuhlii Vespertilio murinus Plecotus auritus