big brown bat
noun Date: 1925 an insectivorous medium-sized bat (Eptesicus fuscus) having brownish fur that is found from southern Canada to northern South America and that often roosts in buildings

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  • big brown bat — noun rather large North American brown bat; widely distributed • Syn: ↑Eptesicus fuscus • Hypernyms: ↑vespertilian bat, ↑vespertilionid • Member Holonyms: ↑Eptesicus, ↑genus Eptesicus * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • big brown bat. — See under brown bat. * * * …   Universalium

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  • Gobi Big Brown Bat — Taxobox name = Gobi Big Brown Bat status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Chiroptera familia = Vespertilionidae genus = Eptesicus species = E. gobiensis binomial = Eptesicus gobiensis …   Wikipedia

  • Guadeloupe Big Brown Bat — Taxobox name = Guadeloupe Big Brown Bat status = EN | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Chiroptera familia = Vespertilionidae genus = Eptesicus species = E. guadeloupensis binomial = Eptesicus… …   Wikipedia

  • Brown bat — refers to any species of bat belonging to either of the following genera:* Myotis, see Little brown bat or * Eptesicus or Big Brown Bats ee also*Big brown bat Eptesicus fuscus …   Wikipedia

  • brown bat — any of several small to medium sized common bats of the genera Myotis and Eptesicus, found worldwide in caves, trees, and buildings, including M. lucifugus (little brown bat) and E. fuscus (big brown bat), a widespread North American species. * * …   Universalium

  • brown bat — noun any of numerous medium to small insectivorous bats found worldwide in caves and trees and buildings • Hypernyms: ↑carnivorous bat, ↑microbat * * * noun : any of various bats somewhat brown in color see big brown bat, little brown bat * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

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