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Common Name: Northern Long-Eared Bat




Scientific Name:
Myotis septentrionalis  

Caves in the winter; summer sites include woodland picnic
shelters, behind shutters, rock crevices, and hollow trees.

Insectivorous - insects in flight.

Interesting Facts:
The ears of this bat are longer than those of any other member of the genus Myotis in Pennsylvania.

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