for Antrozous pallidus (Pallid Bat)

Reports from BC Conservation Data Centre

BC Species Summary


BC Conservation Status Report

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Mapped Known Locations

Reports from National / International Databases

E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia


Environment Canada's Species at Risk Website


Global Comprehensive Report (NatureServe Explorer)

Range/Distribution Map

Status Report

Chapman, K., K McGuiness, and R.M. Brigham. 1994. Status of the Pallid Bat in British Columbia. B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildl. Branch. Working Rep. WR-61. 32pp.

Recovery and Management Plans

B.C. Ministry of Environment. Recovery Planning in BC. B.C. Minist. Environ. Victoria, BC. Available:


The Pallid Bat Recovery Team. 2008. Recovery Strategy for the Pallid Bat (Antrozous pallidus pallidus) in British Columbia. Prepared for the B.C. Ministry of Environment, Victoria, B.C. 18 pp.

Best Management Practices

Ministry of Environment. 2017. Best Management Practices for Bats in British Columbia. Chapters 1-4. On-line. Available: (accessed 10 July 2017).

Conservation Framework

Conservation Framework Website


Conservation Framework Report

Other Related References

Alcorn, J.R. 1944. Notes on the winter occurrences of bats in Nevada. J. Mammal. 25:308-310.


Holroyd, S.L., R.M.R. Barclay, L.M. Merk, and R.M. Brigham. 1994. A Survey of the Bat Fauna of the Dry Interior of British Columbia. B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildl. Branch. Working Rep. WR-63. 80pp.


Nagorsen, D.W., et al. 1993. Winter bat records for British Columbia. Northwest. Nat. 74:61-66.


Nagorsen, D.W., and R.M. Brigham. 1993. The bats of British Columbia. Royal B.C. Mus. Handb. Victoria, BC. 164pp.


O'Shea, T.J., and T.A. Vaughan. 1977. Nocturnal and seasonal activities of the pallid bat, Antrozous pallidus. J. Mammal. 58:269-284.


Ophiuchus Consulting. 2005. Unpublished, georeferenced observations of the Pallid Bat in British Columbia. Excel 2000 database.


Rambaldini, D.A., and R.M. Brigham. 2003. Habitat Use and Roost Selection by Pallid Bats (Antrozous pallidus) in British Columbia. Prepared for the World Wildl. Fund and Can. Wildl. Serv. Endangered Species Recovery Fund. 9pp.


Sarell, M.J., and A. Haney. 2000. South Okanagan Rare Bat Inventory 2000. Prepared for B.C. Environ., Penticton. 79pp.


Stevens, V., and S. Lofts. 1988. Species Notes for Mammals. Vol. 1 in A.P. Harcombe, tech. ed. Wildlife Habitat Handbooks for the Southern Interior Ecoprovince. B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildl. Branch. Tech. Rep. R-15. 174pp.


Tatarian, G. 1999. Use of buildings and tolerance of disturbance by pallid bats Antrozous pallidus. Bat Research News 40:115.


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