Greater Western Mastiff Bats
Very large ears that extend out over its nose with a wingspan of up to 2 feet.
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Nursing colonies contain males, females, and the young ranging from newborn individuals to ones already several weeks old
Colonies consist of about 100 male and female bats.
Due to their size, they need to be near large bodies of water, greater than 100 feet long, in order to be able to drink water.
Large open areas with roost sites having vertical faces along cliffs.
Do not hibernate
Do not Migrate
Largest bat in America!