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Big-Eared Bat

Histiotus sp.

Habitat:

We found this specimen near a lake, in a region of transition between the Cerrado and Atlantic Forest.

Notes:

Me and some friends have a researches with bats. It's a survey of species caught along the area of an University in a Minas Gerais city. The "Histiotus sp." have a insetivorous diet and, how you can see, long hears, that is a survivey method that improves the "power" of the ecolocalization/biosonar. But, a thing that calls me atention is his pennis. his pennis have a mushroom-like form, and its yellow or orange.

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11 Comments

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 4 years ago

Parabéns, Leonardo. Bem merecido mesmo. LIndas fotos desse belíssimo animal.

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 4 years ago

Congratulations LeonardoMB!!

Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck 4 years ago

Congrats!

LeonardoMB
LeonardoMB 4 years ago

Oh! Cool!
I was working and didn't saw the nominated!
Yeay! Thank you guys!

armadeus.4
armadeus.4 4 years ago

Amazing series!!! Congratulations LeonardoMB. Thank you for sharing :)

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 4 years ago

Awesome! Congrats LeonardoMB!

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 4 years ago

Greats series - Congratulations Leonardo !

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 4 years ago

Well deserved.. congratulations.

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 4 years ago

Congratulations Leonardo, this fantastic series of shots and observations has earned you a Spotting of the Week!

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Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 4 years ago

Wow! Great shots.

AshleyT
AshleyT 4 years ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

LeonardoMB
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LeonardoMB

MG, Brazil

Spotted on Aug 8, 2016
Submitted on Mar 16, 2017

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