Common Name: Big Brown Bat
Scientific Name: Eptesicus fuscus
Habitat: May roost in man-made structures, cave crevices, mine shafts, hollow trees, loose bark, or even sewers.
Diet: Insectivorous—insects caught in flight.
Banding records show that this bat may live as long as nine years. The big brown bat usually hibernates in caves or man-made dwellings once food sources begin to dwindle.