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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 02.5 June 1991

The Enigmatic Serotine Bat - a case of human dependency

By - Robert E Stebbings, Mark F Robinson

The Serotine bat, Eptesicus serotinus, has been considered a common and widespread species in south-east England but the number of recorded sightings were relatively few until recently. This seems surprising as virtually all records, both past and present, indicate that the species is dependent on buildlings. This fact begs the question as to where in Britain the Serotine lived before buildings were available.

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist