Nyctinomops macrotis (Big Free-tailed Bat)
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Habitat: This species is little known in Oklahoma. It is generally found in the deserts of the southwestern United States and Mexico. Its preferred habitat is probably crevices of rocky cliffs; it also has been found in buildings.

Habits: Females have a single young that is born in June or July. The diet consists primarily of moths and other insects.


Artiodactyla
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Carnivora
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Chiroptera
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Didelphimorphia
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Insectivora
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Lagomorpha
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Rodentia
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Xenarthra
Scientific Names - Common Names

For more information, view the Mammalian Species account for this species.

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