Bat sounds

Sounds of bats flapping and squeaking.

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Tonga Flying Fox. Mcu calls from an adult. Calls from Polynesian triller in background. Crickets and cicadas. Distant surf. Savasi Island, Vanua Levu, Fiji 24 sec. / 00:24 min. 4 MB 3.49
Flying Foxes. MCU-MD colony calls at dawn. Mixed colony of little red, grey-headed and black flying foxes. Ipswich, Queensland, Australia 440 sec. / 07:20 min. 74 MB 5.99
Spear Nosed Bat. Close calls and wingbeats from a disturbed colony in cave. More single calls towards end and some scratching sounds. Trinidad 552 sec. / 09:12 min. 93 MB 5.99
Free Tailed Bat Sp. Dusk. Close sound of thousands of bats flying from cave. Crickets stridulating in foreground. NB: The species is probably Brazilian free-tailed bat (Tadarida brasiliensis). Texas 185 sec. / 03:05 min. 31 MB 4.99
Tonga Flying Fox. MD calls from an adult. Cicadas. Birds in distance. NB: Track part of a longer atmosphere band NHS000941 Bd06 near Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji 7 sec. / 00:07 min. 1 MB 2.49
Tonga Flying Fox. Colony. Early morning as bats return to roosting trees on coast. Close shrill calls from younger bats squabbling, adults in background. Faint surf sound. This recording continues on Track 10. Savasi Island, Vanua Levu, Fiji 522 sec. / 08:42 min. 88 MB 5.99
Lyles Flying Fox. Close - mcu calls from many in Wat Kanon Tai (temple). Calls from mynahs and swifts. Occasional very distant traffic. Nr Bangkok, Thailand 311 sec. / 05:11 min. 52 MB 5.99
Greater Horseshoe Bat. Young bat squeaking and ear vibrating Dorset, UK 28 sec. / 00:28 min. 4 MB 3.49
Large Flying Fox. Calls from colony. Mcu raucous screeches and squeals. background shrieks and screeches. Distant sounds of the sea. Nr Pangandaran, Java, Indonesia 112 sec. / 01:52 min. 19 MB 4.49
Spectacled Flying Fox. Mcu calls from colony at daytime roost. Faint waterfall in background. Zillie Falls, Millaa Millaa, Queensland, Australia 176 sec. / 02:56 min. 29 MB 4.99
Flying Foxes. Close calls from several in colony - little red, grey-headed and black flying foxes. Colony in background. Calls from crows in bg. Ipswich, Queensland, Australia 194 sec. / 03:14 min. 32 MB 4.99
Tonga Flying Fox. Evening. Colony. Bats calling before flying off to feed. Close shrill calls from younger bats, adults in background. Slight wind in trees at times. Very distant surf. Savasi Island, Vanua Levu, Fiji 219 sec. / 03:39 min. 37 MB 4.99
Flying Fox and Pteropus Conspicillatus). Calls Cairns, Australia 57 sec. / 00:57 min. 9 MB 3.99
Greater Horseshoe Bat. Adults flying in loft and young calling at night Dorset, UK 116 sec. / 01:56 min. 19 MB 4.49
Flying Fox. Many flying and calling in forest Berenty Reserve, Madagascar 57 sec. / 00:57 min. 9 MB 3.99
Common Vampire Bat. Echo-location sounds NB: 1/8th original speed Unknown 63 sec. / 01:03 min. 10 MB 4.49
Common Vampire Bat. Echo-location sounds Unknown 67 sec. / 01:07 min. 11 MB 4.49
Tonga Flying Fox. Mcu calls from an adult. Distant barking pigeon at start of recording. Wind in trees in background. Savasi Island, Vanua Levu, Fiji 16 sec. / 00:16 min. 2 MB 2.99
Barbastelle Bat. Squeaks London, UK 42 sec. / 00:42 min. 7 MB 3.99
Wing Flaps 5 sec. / 00:05 min. 953 KB 2.49
Hammer Headed Fruit Bat. Loud honking calls from male bats. Sounds of heavy insect stridulation. Recorded at night. Gabon 133 sec. / 02:13 min. 22 MB 4.99
Tonga Flying Fox. Close - md calls from adults and juveniles in colony. Slight wind in trees. Very distant surf. Savasi Island, Vanua Levu, Fiji 500 sec. / 08:20 min. 84 MB 5.99
Tonga Flying Fox. Close - md calls from bats in colony. Slight wind in trees at times. Very distant surf. Savasi Island, Vanua Levu, Fiji 227 sec. / 03:47 min. 38 MB 4.99
Greater Horseshoe Bat. Adults flying in loft and young calling at night Dorset, UK 168 sec. / 02:48 min. 28 MB 4.99
Fruit Bat. Calls with insect chorus NB: Identity of species and location not certain. Date of recording not known Madagascar 36 sec. / 00:36 min. 6 MB 3.99