Bats in this family are known as “free-tailed” bats. The bats tail extends past the uropatagium, the membrane surrounding the bats tail. There are approximately 85 species of bats in this family world-wide, and they all consume insects.
SGCN: Species of Greatest Conservation Need in Florida
endangered: Federally Endangered
+: Known to use bat houses and/or human structures for roosting