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Eastern Freetail-bat

 
Introduction:

Eastern Freetail or Mastiff Bats live in a wide range of habitats from tall open forest to open woodland and dry sclerophyll forest.

Habitat:

Eastern Freetail Bats roost in tree hollows and spouts.

Feeding and Diet:

In Victoria, Eastern Freetail Bats eat bugs, ants and beetles.

Conservation Status:

Eastern Freetail Bats are vulnerable to loss of tree hollows and loss of feeding grounds by forestry activities, clearing for agriculture and housing.

Alternative names: Eastern Little Mastiff-bat
Related Objects:

Related Objects


(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.3752 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.6140 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.3754 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.3751 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.6138 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.6139 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.3753 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.6141 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.6143 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.6144 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.6146 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.6147 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.6148 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),
M.37823.001 - Tissue sample - Mormopterus norfolkensis (Gray, 1839) - Australia, New South Wales, Grays Creek via Kyogle , (28 27' 4" S , 152 56' 59" E), 21 May 2002

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

M.6145 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Hunters Hill, All Saints Church, Sydney , (33 50' S , 151 8' E),
M.37823 - Mormopterus norfolkensis (Gray, 1839) - Australia, New South Wales, Grays Creek via Kyogle , (28 27' 4" S , 152 56' 59" E), 21 May 2002
M.12490 - Mormopterus norfolkensis (Gray, 1839) - Australia, New South Wales, Bellangry Rd, approx. 20 km NW of Wauchope , (31 22' S , 152 37' E), 20 Oct 1981
M.37822 - Mormopterus norfolkensis (Gray, 1839) - Australia, New South Wales, Grays Creek via Kyogle , (28 27' 4" S , 152 56' 59" E), 21 May 2002
M.37822.001 - Tissue sample - Mormopterus norfolkensis (Gray, 1839) - Australia, New South Wales, Grays Creek via Kyogle , (28 27' 4" S , 152 56' 59" E), 21 May 2002
M.23663 - Mormopterus ridei (Felten, 1964) - Australia, New South Wales, Kingswood, W of Sydney , (33 45' S , 150 43' E), 30 Jul 1990
M.33584 - Mormopterus norfolkensis (Gray, 1839) - Australia, New South Wales, Glossodia: Grand Avenue , (33 32' S , 150 48' E), 14 Sep 1996