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Re: Bat Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Siobain » Sun Mar 28, 2010 10:57 pm

Thanks OWN! Would your care to risk an answer? :lol: :wink:
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Unread postby Imberbe » Mon Mar 29, 2010 12:24 am

:lol:

These folds channel and focus the echolocation sounds returning to the bat, helping them to get a clear sound picture.
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Unread postby onewithnature » Mon Mar 29, 2010 1:45 am

Just like wrinkles in a marriage improve sound retention? :twisted:
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Re: Bat Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Siobain » Mon Mar 29, 2010 2:28 am

Imberbe wrote::lol:

These folds channel and focus the echolocation sounds returning to the bat, helping them to get a clear sound picture.
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Re: Bat Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Batmad » Mon Mar 29, 2010 6:46 pm

Imberbe wrote:Why are bats nocturnal?


Just an Interesting fact..

A species of bat in europe i think it is has rescently started hunting during the day..

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Unread postby Siobain » Mon Mar 29, 2010 11:09 pm

Thanks Batmad. :thumbs_up: Could you possibly find the name of the bat for us?
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Unread postby onewithnature » Tue Mar 30, 2010 1:32 am

Batmad ... welcome back!

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Unread postby onewithnature » Sat Apr 10, 2010 5:17 am

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Re: Bat Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Batmad » Sun Apr 11, 2010 5:54 pm

Next Question,

There is one species of bat In SOUTH africa which is listed as Crittically endangerd in the IUCN red data list.

Give me its name and its sciantific name 8)
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Re: Bat Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby bishop3006 » Thu May 06, 2010 9:48 pm

Probably wrong but let's go with the large-eared free-tailed bat - Otomops martiensseni.
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Re: Bat Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Toko » Sat May 08, 2010 9:38 pm

Short-eared Trident Bat (Cloeotis percivali)

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Unread postby Batmad » Fri May 21, 2010 9:57 pm

Toko- Well done, that is the correct answer! :D
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Re: Bat Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Toko » Fri May 21, 2010 9:58 pm

:dance: Thanks, Batmad

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Re: Bat Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Elzet » Fri May 21, 2010 10:09 pm

Some interesting info... Don't know if this has come up before, and I'm not referring to Batmad's statement above... but it links to it.


Bats Need Sunlight for Compass 'Tuning'
Even though the creatures are nocturnal

http://news.softpedia.com/news/Bats-Nee ... 8886.shtml
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Re: Bat Quiz (OQ)

Unread postby Batmad » Mon Jun 14, 2010 8:46 pm

I apologize sincerally for my late response :redface: Please do forgive me :redface: I have many wrongs that i have done on this forum which i need to correct...

The name of the bat that has started hunting during day is called the Soprano Pipistrelle. It is found in central Italy 8)
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