mexican freetail bat :
- n the common freetail bat of southern United States having short velvety fur; migrates southward for winter
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- Carlsbad Caverns volunteers seek answers on cave swallows in 35-year amateur study
You'll be asked to be quiet. And in the quiet you can hear a sharp whistle, a rapid chattering and high noted squawks, as small swift bodies flit here and there at the natural cave entrance of Carlsbad Caverns. Most novices would assume these flighty bodies were the popular and well known Mexican freetail bats, but they would be mistaken. The aerial acrobats are one of the Caverns' lesser known ...
July 28, 2013 - Carlsbad Current-Argus