free-tailed bat :
- n small swift insectivorous bat with leathery ears and a long tail; common in warm regions
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- Q&A: Bats on 10th Street downtown feast on pesky insects
Every night – weather permitting – residents and visitors to the east-facing strip of 10th Street between J and K streets witness a spectacular show: hundreds of Mexican free-tailed bats leaving their urban summer home to hunt for insects.
July 1, 2013 - The Sacramento Bee