Synonyms for freetail_bat or Related words with freetail_bat
Examples of "freetail_bat"
("Chaerephon jobensis") is a species of bat found in Yapen, Seram Island, Western New Guinea and Northern Australia.
The east-coast free-tailed bat ("Mormopterus norfolkensis") is a species of bat in the family Molossidae, the free-tailed bats. Other common names include eastern little mastiff bat and eastern
. This bat is endemic to Australia, where it occurs from southeastern Queensland to eastern New South Wales.
Besides the western grey kangaroos, other less destructive inhabitants are the western brushtail and the endangered western ringtail possum ("Pseudocheirus peregrinus occidentalis"), whose principal diet is the leaves of the peppermint ("Agonis flexuosa") tree. These animals rest by day in hollows in the tuart trees and move to the peppermints to feed at night. Also inhabiting the forest are the carnivorous wambenger ("Phascogale tapoatafa") and the quenda ("Isoodon obesulus") or southern brown bandicoot, and the tiny
("Tadarida australis"). Abundant birdlife can be seen in the forest and the nearby Vasse-Wonnerup Estuary.
The bristle-faced free-tailed bat ("Mormopterus eleryi"), previously known as the hairy-rostrum or hairy-nosed
, is a small insectivorous bat that is the only member of the molossid sub-genus "Setirostris". The bristle-faced free-tailed bat differs from all other bats in the Family Molossidae by possessing unique dentition, a distinctive echolocation call, diagnostic genital and glans penis morphology and small body size. It is readily distinguished from other "Mormopterus" species by the presence of characteristic stout bristles on the muzzle and face.
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