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Scientific Names of Bats

A collection of North American Mammals and their Scientific Names courtesy of The National Audubon Society Field Guide to Mammals of North America, 1996. (III)
Ghost-faced Bat
Mormoops megalophylla
California Leaf-nosed Bat
Macrotus californicus
Mexican Long-tongued Bat
Choeronycteris mexicana
Southern Long-nosed Bat
Leptonycteris curasoae
Mexican Long-nosed Bat
Leptoncyteris nivalis
Jamaican Fruit-eating Bat
Artibeus jamaicensis
Hairy-legged Vampire Bat
Diphylla ecaudata
Southwestern Myotis
Myotis auriculus
Southeastern Myotis
Myotis austroriparius
California Myotis
Myotis californicus
Western Small-footed Myotis
Myotis ciliolabrum
Long-eared Myotis
Myotis evotis
Gray Myotis
Myotis grisescens
Keen's Myotis
Myotis keenii
Eastern Small-footed Myotis
Myotis leibii
Little Brown Myotis
Myotis lucifugus
Northern Myotis
Myotis septentrionalis
Indiana Myotis
Myotis sodalis
Fringed Myotis
Myotis thysanodes
Cave Myotis
Myotis velifer
Long-legged Myotis
Myotis volans
Yuma Myotis
Myotis yumanensis
Western Red Bat
Lasiurus blossevillii
Eastern Red Bat
Laiurus borealis
Hoary Bat
Lasiurus cinereus
Southern Yellow Bat
Lasiurus ega
Northern Yellow Bat
Lasiurus intermedius
Seminole Bat
Lasiurus seminolus
Western Yellow Bat
Lasiurus xanthinus
Silver-haired Bat
Lasionycteris noctivagans
Western Pipistrelle
Pipistrellus hesperus
Eastern Pipistrelle
Pipistrellus subflavus
Big Brown Bat
Eptesicus fuscus
Evening Bat
Nycticeius humeralis
Spotted Bat
Euderma maculatum
Rafinesque's Big-eared Bat
Plecotus rafinesquii
Townsend's Big-eared Bat
Plecotus townsendii
Allen's Big-eared Bat
Idionycteris phyllotis
Pallid Bat
Antrozous pallidus
Brazilian Free-tailed Bat
Tadarida brasiliensis
Pocketed Free-tailed Bat
Nyctinomops femorosaccus
Big Free-tailed Bat
Nyctinomops macrotis
Wagner's Mastiff Bat
Eumops glaucinus
Western Mastiff Bat "Bonnet Bat"
Eumops perotis
Underwood's Mastiff Bat
Eumops underwoodi
Little Mastiff Bat
Molossus molossus