pallid bat http://www.nhm.org/nature/taxonomy/term/340/all en Happy Halloween: Bats! http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/happy-halloween-bats <p>To help celebrate Halloween here are some bats! The Big Brown Bat, <em>Eptesicus fuscus</em>, is the most common bat in our area. They are easily seen at dusk flying around parks and water sources as they search for their insect food. We're putting up a  bat box in the North Campus in hopes that some of these bats will move in.</p> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/happy-halloween-bats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/happy-halloween-bats#comments bats big brown bat halloween haory bat mammals pallid bat Blog Tue, 01 Nov 2011 06:01:00 +0000 Lila Higgins 644 at http://www.nhm.org/nature