Bat species - Unidentified bat species


This page is intended to help collect records for any bats which cannot be identified by the observer. By providing information to county experts of local areas where concentrations of bat records occur, we can enable them to visit sites with suitable equipment in order to determine the species.

Identification difficulty

Often around old trees, derelict buildings, lakes and caves.

UK Status

Bats are widespread and quite common in Britain.

VC55 Status

Bats are quite common in Leicestershire and

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map


Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

UK Map