Taxon profile


Leisler's Bat
Nyctalus leisleri (Kuhl, 1817)

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

Scientific synonyms

Vespertilio leisleri

Other names

= Lesser Noctule

Least Concern


Nyctalus leisleri - Leisler's Bat

Author: Lukáš Jurek

Nyctalus leisleri - Leisler's Bat

Author: Lukáš Jurek

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Related glossary terms

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Nyctalus leisleri leisleri (Kuhl, 1817)
subspecies Nyctalus leisleri verrucosus Bowdich, 1825

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [305426]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Nyctalus leisleri (Kuhl, 1817)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Nyctalus leisleri Kuhl, 1817]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Nyctalus leisleri (Kuhl, 1817)]

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