Pallid Bat social vocalization

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Title Pallid Bat social vocalization
Common Name Pallid Bat
Scientific Name Antrozous pallidus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Craniata
Class Mammalia
Order Chiroptera
Family Vespertilionidae
Genus Antrozous
Subject Mammals; Nature sounds
Spatial Coverage California
Creator Gary M. Fellers and Chris Corben; United States Geological Survey
Media Rights Management Audio file courtesy United States Geological Survey. Converted to mp3 delivery format and made available by the Western Soundscape Archive at under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported License;
Publisher Western Soundscape Archive; University of Utah
Type Sound
Format video/mp4
Digitization Specifications Compressed from .wav format into .mp3 delivery format
Contributing Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112; Ecological and animal data provided by NatureServe. NatureServe Explorer: An online encyclopedia of life [web application]. NatureServe, Arlington, Virginia. Available
Description Social vocalization of a Pallid Bat
Photo Rights Management Photo courtesy of USGS; Photo retrieved from:
Note Social vocalizations. Within a colony, bats often make squeaking sounds that people can easily hear and occasionally mistake for mice. While flying, bats sometimes produce social vocalizations that bear no resemblance to their normal search phase calls. Source:
Species Range (Southwestern States)
Full Nature Serve Report
ARK ark:/87278/s63n2gqz
Setname uu_wss
Date Created 2009-03-13
Date Modified 2011-02-17
ID 1118150
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