Taxon profile


Greater Mouse-eared Bat
Myotis myotis (Borkhausen, 1797)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Chiroptera - bats »  family Vespertilionidae - vespertilionid bats »  genus Myotis

Other names

= Large Mouse-eared Bat
= Mouse-eared Bat

Least Concern



Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Geomyces destructans Blehert & Gargas

Distribution maps

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [305419]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Myotis myotis (Borkhausen, 1797)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [14133]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Myotis myotis (Borkhausen, 1797)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Myotis myotis Borkhausen, 1797]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Myotis myotis (Borkhausen, 1797)]

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