The Mexican long-tongued bat (Choeronycteris mexicana) is a species of bat in
the family Phyllostomidae. It is monotypic within the genus Choeronycteris.
Information about the Mexican Long-tongued Bat (Choeronycteris mexicana), a
species found in the State of Texas.
Descriptions and articles about the Mexican Long-tongued Bat, scientifically
known as Choeronycteris mexicana in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes
The U.S. FWS's Threatened & Endangered Species System track information
about listed species in the United States.
English, –, Mexican Long-tongued Bat, Mexican Long-nosed Bat, Hog-nosed Bat
... Native: El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Mexico; United States. Additional ...
The Mexican Long-Tongued Bat spends their summers in the United States
before heading to Central America for the winter months. Learn more at Wild
www.desertmuseum.org/kids/bats/Mexican long-nosed bat.php
Lesser long-nosed bats (Leptonycteris curasoae) are yellow-brown to gray above
, with rusty brown fur on their belly. Their tails are short and their ears are large.
Mexican Long-tongued Bat ... Description: 14" wingspan, body about 2 1/4" to 3 1
/8" long. Gray or ... Has a long slender nose, with small arrowhead shape on tip.
In New Mexico and Arizona, long-tongued bats have been found from sea level
to 2400 m (6000 ft), occupying desert and montane riparian, desert succulent ...