Daubenton’s bat is a medium-sized species. It has a steady flight, often within a few centimetres of the waters surface and is reminiscent of a small hovercraft.
Head & body length:
Average colony size:
Red-brown fur, pale underneath. Pinkish face, bare around the eyes.
A common mammal
Underground sites near water
small flies, caddisflies and mayflies
peak at 45 to 50kHz