Portland State University. Department of Biology
Date of Publication
Master of Science (M.S.) in Biology
Echolocation (Physiology), Bats
1 online resource. Digitized typeset manuscript.
A model proposed by Wilson & Findley (1972) to test for randomness in bat homing was applied to results of homing studies on big brown bats (Eptesticus fuscus) and, when possible, to published studies on homing by other bats.
Most applications of the model suggest randomness in bat homing. Ecological notes concerning parturition, parasites, populations, emergence time, flight behavior and morphology of the E. Fuescus colony are reported.
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Perkins, John Mark, "Bat Homing" (1977). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 2205.