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The May experiment was the first time anyone had ever successfully tracked an eastern pipistrelle with the use of telemetry during spring migration.
The findings are significant and come at time when researchers look for ways to best protect the eastern pipistrelle as its numbers plummet.
White said eastern pipistrelles in a cave in Grant County in the fourth year of infection suffered a 94% population loss this year.
Following up these lab findings, the scientists found in cursory field experiments that bats of two additional species — Schreiber’s bats and soprano pipistrelles — also crashed into vertical plates placed near cave exits or bat roosts.
Or that a bat called the Christmas Island pipistrelle is thought to have vanished in 2009.
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