Comparative Thermal Relationships of Flight for Some Bats in the Southwestern United States

@inproceedings{J2002ComparativeTR,
  title={Comparative Thermal Relationships of Flight for Some Bats in the Southwestern United States},
  author={J.. and George T. Austin and E. Forstmeister},
  year={2002}
}
l. Nine of eleven species of desert bats tested demonstrated the ability to initiate and maintain flight at reduced body temperatures. This ability is associated with periodic activity throughout the winter. 2. Of the two species studied most intensively, Pipistrellus hesperus demonstrated a stronger relationship between ambient and body temperatures than… CONTINUE READING