Daubenton's Bat

By Portknockie
This bat after eating all the flies and things in the spiders webs..went to sleep for three day..got us very concerned..but then did a moonlight on us..The book says it is a Daubentons Bat which live near water...

Hope you all are having a great weekend..

Don

Tags: General Close-up and macro Bats Wildlife and nature Daubentons bat

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Comments


imander Plus
8 388 7 United Kingdom
8 Sep 2007 8:16PM
well captured
ian

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8 Sep 2007 8:20PM
Great image. We get bats flying past our windows at night. Lovely to see.

Sharon
8 Sep 2007 8:25PM
Great capture..
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
8 Sep 2007 8:36PM
I did not know bats are furry-- This is quite an image!

Jennnnn
ericfaragh 12 123 1 United Kingdom
8 Sep 2007 8:48PM
Good wildlife capture.
BEVZED Plus
9 1.1k United Kingdom
8 Sep 2007 8:57PM
Wonderful, what a capture

Beautiful creatures

Beverley
Great capture, they can be such cute things, so unjustly maligned .
Well done, hope he comes back to see you again.
Annette
Excellent capture,
Fred.
stunning shot

Dee Smile
9 Sep 2007 1:44PM
All my Thanks for looking in and for your great comment Ian,Sharon,Janty66,Jennnn,Eric,Beverley,Annette,Fred,Dee..and to all for taking time to look and click..Smile

Have a great weekend...

Don
Patricia Fenn 11 614 56 United Kingdom
9 Sep 2007 3:16PM
oh wow! I've been trying to shoot bats for ages and failed.
what a super shot! I'm really jelouse!
Was it on your house? I can't find where our local 'fly-by-nights' roost:-(
9 Sep 2007 4:10PM
Hi Patricia..the bats round here roost in the trees....So we were very surprised to see this one out in daylight....

Don
Excellent shot.

Alison
9 Sep 2007 8:09PM
great capture
9 Sep 2007 8:11PM
Thanks Alison..glad you like it...

Don
9 Sep 2007 8:12PM
Cornelia..thanks for looking in and for commenting...

Don
csr Plus
8 3 England
9 Sep 2007 9:33PM
Well spotted Nice one
Chris
Brilane 9 5 12 Wales
9 Sep 2007 9:53PM
Interesting little creature, and a good shot of it.
Brian
9 Sep 2007 10:56PM
Chris and Brian thanks for the comments...and for taking time to look in...

Don
dianah Plus
9 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
10 Sep 2007 1:26PM
Excellent shot..well captured, something different.
Di
AlanBW Plus
10 20 England
11 Sep 2007 10:04AM
Great capture, what a fascinating creature
11 Sep 2007 1:55PM
Interesting one Don. Never seen a pic of a bat at rest. Duncan....ps...Hope all is well.
foggytwo 12 36 1 Scotland
11 Sep 2007 8:03PM
Well spotted and captured Don,great shot.
Pete.
11 Sep 2007 8:03PM
Di and alan thanks for the great comments and for taking time to look in...

Duncan ..How are you doing ..are you taking photo's again and back at work yet...

Don
11 Sep 2007 8:04PM
Pete..thanks very much for your comment...

Don
Rock Plus
13 10 2 England
11 Sep 2007 8:46PM
Superb.

Rock
11 Sep 2007 8:56PM
Thanks Rock...Smile

Don
A great capture, well spotted.
Pleased to be 30.

Trish
12 Sep 2007 8:29PM
Thanks so much Trish for looking and commenting Smile

Don
norton 12 6 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 9:27PM
Great image Don,well spotted and captured........

Tony.
12 Sep 2007 10:33PM
Thanks Tony..for your comment and for taking time to look in...

Don
16 Sep 2007 11:43AM
My heart started racing when I saw the thumbnail - I thought you managed to catch a Haggis! Smile
Lovely shot of a great animal. I love them, we have some here too.
Johanna
16 Sep 2007 2:17PM
No Johanna...is just a bat Lol...Harder to catch a shot of the illusive Haggis..Wink
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
11 Oct 2007 11:11PM
A fine shot of this lovely little creature
gerrymac Plus
8 10 1 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2007 4:39PM
Nice capture, they are usually hidden away
Gerry

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