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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 06.2 December 1994

Greater Horseshoe Bats – Activity, foraging behaviour and habitat use

By - P Laurent Duvergé, Gareth Jones

The Greater Horsehoe Bat, Rhinolophus ferrumequinnum, is one of the 14 species of bats resident in the UK. It is also one of the largest, together with the Noctule, Nyctalus noctula, and Serotine, Eptesicus serotinus. Greater Horseshoe Bats weigh between 16g and 30g, depending on the time of year, with a wingspan of 33cm to 40cm.

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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