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Vampire Bat
Desmodus rotundus (É. Geoffroy, 1810)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Chiroptera - bats »  family Phyllostomidae - new world leaf-nosed bats »  genus Desmodus

Scientific synonyms

Phyllostoma rotundus
Desmodus rufus

Other names

= Common Vampire Bat

Least Concern

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Related glossary terms

hematophagous

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [6510]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Desmodus rotundus (É. Geoffroy, 1810)]
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) [http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3] [as Desmodus rotundus E. Geoffroy, 1810]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Desmodus rotundus (E. Geoffroy, 1810)]

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