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Greater noctule in Spain

greater noctule : nóctulo grande (Nyctalus lasiopterus);

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A rare kind of European bat regularly feasts on birds, surprised biologists have discovered. And they suspect that the large bats are capable of hunting down the birds in flight, something no researcher has ever seen. A study of faecal pellets revealed the greater noctule bat , Nyctalus lasiopterus , eats large numbers of migratory birds, called passerines Read more here: Spanish Bats revealed as bird killers ( New Scientist )