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lesser noctule

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Definition of lesser noctule in English:

noun

Another term for Leisler's bat.
Example sentences
  • The lesser noctule and the giant noctule live in forests only and never in towns.
  • These are the Brandt's bat, lesser noctule and Nathusius's pipistrelle.

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