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 Gray Myotis (Myotis grisescens)




Gray Myotis | Myotis grisescens photo
Gray Myotis

Photograph by United States Army Corps of Engineers Engineer Research and Development Cente. License: Public Domain.  (view image details)

GRAY MYOTIS FACTS

Conservation Status
The conservation status in the 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals is "endangered".

Classification
Class:Mammalia
Order:Chiroptera
Family:Vespertilionidae
Genus:Myotis
Species:grisescens
Common Name:Gray Myotis


Relatives in same Genus
  Southwestern Myotis (M. auriculus)
  California Myotis (M. californicus)
  Little Brown Bat (M. lucifugus)
  Northern Long-eared Myotis (M. septentrionalis)
  Indiana Bat (M. sodalis)