The Mexican long-tongued bat (Choeronycteris mexicana) is a species of bat in
the family Phyllostomidae. It is monotypic within the genus Choeronycteris.
The Mexican Long-tongued bat is a medium sized bat with a long rostrum and a
nose leaf. It has a long tongue that extends to 1/3 of its body length. It' pelage is ...
Descriptions and articles about the Mexican Long-tongued Bat, scientifically
known as Choeronycteris mexicana in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes
Information about the Mexican Long-tongued Bat (Choeronycteris mexicana), a
species found in the State of Texas.
Description: 14" wingspan, body about 2 1/4" to 3 1/8" long. Gray or brown fur
above, paler below. Big eyes, tiny tail. Has a long slender nose, with small ...
Mexican long-tongued bat (Choeronycteris mexicana) on left and Mexican long-
nosed bat (Leptonycteris nivalis) on right. Click to enlarge. (93 kb). Conservation
States/US Territories in which the Mexican Long-Tongued bat, Wherever found is
known to or is believed to occur: Arizona , California , New Mexico , Texas; US ...
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 ...
English, –, Mexican Long-tongued Bat, Mexican Long-nosed Bat, Hog-nosed Bat
... Native: El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Mexico; United States. Additional ...