Social behavior of the little brown bat, Myotis lucifugus

@article{Thomas2004SocialBO,
  title={Social behavior of the little brown bat, Myotis lucifugus},
  author={Donald W. Thomas and M. Brock Fenton and R. Barclay},
  journal={Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={6},
  pages={129-136}
}
Summary1.We studied the social and mating behavior of Myotis lucifugus at two hibernacula (Renfrew Mine and Tyendinaga Cave) in Ontario during the swarming and hibernation periods of 1976 and 1977.2.During July the population of bats arriving at the hibernacula consisted of adult males and nulliparous females, while in August and September subadults and post-partum females predominated.3.Inside the hibernacula bats often flew in pairs consisting of adult males following females, and transient… Expand

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