Taxon profile


vespertilionid bats
Vespertilionidae Gray, 1821

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Chiroptera - bats »  superfamily Vespertilionoidea

Other names

= evening bats


Myotis daubentonii - Daubenton's Bat

Myotis daubentonii - Daubenton's Bat

Author: Miloš Anděra

Eptesicus nilssonii - Northern Bat

Eptesicus nilssonii - Northern Bat

Author: Miloš Anděra

Plecotus austriacus - Grey Big-eared Bat

Plecotus austriacus - Grey Big-eared Bat

Author: Vladimír Motyčka

Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subfamily Kerivoulinae Miller, 1907
subfamily Murininae Miller, 1907
subfamily Tomopeatinae Miller, 1907
subfamily Vespertilioninae Gray, 1821
genus Synemporion Ziegler, Howarth & Simmons, 2016

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [ced13aa6-c80d-4432-84c4-5b38242a4e5f]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Vespertilionidae]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Vespertilionidae]

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extinct taxon