Silver Haired Bat


Nycticeius humeralis

Pronunciation: nick-tee-zee-us hume-er-al-is

Diet: Flies, midges, leafhoppers, moths, mosquitoes, beetles, crane flies, lacewings, caddisflies, ants, crickets, and occasional spiders

Summer Roosts: Hollow trees, behind loose bark, and in buildings and attics

Wintering Habits: Migratory to southern climes warm enough to hibernate in trees, cliffs, and sometimes caves.