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What is a bull bat?

April 29, 2017 | Author: | Posted in Zoology

Bull bat is a popular name for the nighthawk, although it is also sometimes applied to the whippoorwill, a closely related species. The term is used in the sense of a large bat. The nighthawk is nocturnal in habits like the bat and somewhat resembles that flying mammal in its swift, dashing flight. This bird, …

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