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Vespertilionidae


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Vespertilionidae

Vespertilionidae

Taxonomic Status of Myotis (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) in Paraguay

A new species of Myotis (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae) from Bolivia

Fossil Bats from Quaternary Deposits on Bermuda (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae)

Distribution and natural history of Myotis lavali (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae)

A New Species of Barbastella (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) from North China

Three New Species of Murina (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) from Taiwan

Identifying the confounding factors in resolving phylogenetic relationships in Vespertilionidae

Foraging range movements of the endangered Hawaiian hoary bat, Lasiurus cinereus semotus (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae)

Ectoparasites Associated to Two Species of Corynorhinus (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) from the Guanaceví Mining Region, Durango, Mexico

Assessment of Species Boundaries in Australian Myotis (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) Using Mitochondrial DNA

Individual and Group Variation in Echolocation Calls of Big Brown Bats, Eptesicus fuscus (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae)

Use of Abandoned Mines by Long-Eared Bats, Genus Corynorhinus (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) in Durango, Mexico

An Overlooked External Character to Differentiate Myotis californicus and Myotis ciliolabrum (Vespertilionidae)

Metabolic Physiology of Euthermic and Torpid Lesser Long-Eared Bats, Nyctophilus geoffroyi (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae)

The reds and the yellows: a review of Asian Chrysopteron Jentink, 1910 (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae: Myotis)

Evolutionary History of the Genus Rhogeessa (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) as Revealed by Mitochondrial DNA Sequences

Molecular Phylogenetics of the Bat Genus Scotophilus (Chiroptera: vespertilionidae): Perspectives from Paternally and Maternally Inherited Genomes

 

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; order Chiroptera, suborder Microchiroptera)

A family of insectivorous bats in which the nose is usually simple, the tail extends to the edge of the uropatagium, and the ears are simple and usually immobile. Some forms have long ears and narial pads on the nose. Tylonycteris has sessile adhesive pads on all limbs. Pipistrellus pipistrellus is the common pipistrelle bat. The family has a world-wide distribution, except for the Arctic and Antarctic regions. There are 42 genera, with about 320 species.

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