Gray bat (Myotis grisescens)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

Long, glossy fur, light brown to brown. Ears dark, usually black; longer than in any other myotis; when laid forward extend 1/4 cm (7 mm) beyond nose. Tragus long and thin. Calcar keeled.

  • States/US Territories in which the Gray bat, Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  Alabama , Arkansas , Florida , Georgia , Illinois , Indiana , Kansas , Kentucky , Mississippi , Missouri , North Carolina , Oklahoma , Tennessee , Virginia
  • US Counties in which the Gray bat, Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • USFWS Refuges in which the Gray bat, Entire is known to occur:  Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuge, Fern Cave National Wildlife Refuge, Key Cave National Wildlife Refuge, Logan Cave National Wildlife Refuge, Middle Mississippi River National Wildlife Refuge  ... Show All Refuges
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
04/28/1976 Great Lakes-Big Rivers Region (Region 3) Entire

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
07/26/2011 76 FR 44564 44566 5-Year Status Reviews of Seven Listed Species: Notice of initiation of reviews; request for information
03/30/2006 71 FR 16176 16177 5-Year Review of Five Midwestern Species
04/28/1976 41 FR 17736 17740 Determination that Two Species of Butterflies are Threatened Species and Two Species of Mammals are Endangered Species; 41 FR 17742 17747 (Schaus swallowtail; Bahama swallowtail; Mexican wolf, Canis lupus baileyi; gray bat, Myotis grisescens)
07/08/2014 79 FR 38560 38562 Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of Nine Listed Animal and Two Listed Plant Species
04/21/1975 40 FR 17590 17591 Lists of Endangered and Threatened Fauna (10); 40 FR 17590 17591

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
07/08/1982 Gray Bat View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
07/08/2014 79 FR 38560 38562 Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of Nine Listed Animal and Two Listed Plant Species
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
07/26/2011 76 FR 44564 44566 5-Year Status Reviews of Seven Listed Species: Notice of initiation of reviews; request for information
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
03/30/2006 71 FR 16176 16177 5-Year Review of Five Midwestern Species
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
09/30/2009 Gray bat completed 5-Yr. Review

» Critical Habitat

No critical habitat rules have been published for the Gray bat.

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Gray bat.

» Petitions

» Life History

No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

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