Myotis volans, commonly known as the Long-Winged Bat, is a small bat with a wingspan of up to 25 cm. It has a grey-brown fur, a black face, and a white throat. It is found in a variety of habitats, including forests, woodlands, and caves. It has a lifespan of up to 10 years and its current population is stable. It is distinguished by its long wings and its ability to fly long distances.
Name Origin: Myotis volans, commonly known as the Long-winged Bat, is a species of bat found in the Americas. The name Myotis is derived from the Greek word for "mouse-eared", referring to the small ears of the bat. The species name volans is derived from the Latin word for "flying", referring to the bat's ability to fly.
Related Species: Myotis lucifugus, Myotis nattereri, Myotis mystacinus, Myotis daubentonii, Myotis oxygnathus, Myotis blythii, Myotis alcathoe, Myotis brandtii, Myotis bechsteinii