Choeronycteris mexicana, Leptonycteris curasoae, and Plecotus
townsendii were taken at the same place.
austriacus (Fischer, 1829) new to Saudi Arabia, with remarks on taxonomy and zoogeography (Mammalia: Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae).
Evidence of the bat - Plecotus
austriacus - was found by a licensed bat surveyor during a routine survey.
Pipistrellus nathusii, Pipistrellus pipistrellus, and Plecotus
auritus, have been found infected with EBLV-1 during this study (T.
Thus far the following eight sedentary bat species have been found hibernating in this vast fortress: Barbastella barbastellus (Schreber, 1774), Eptesicus nilssonii (Keyserling & Blasius, 1839), Eptesicus serotinus (Schreber, 1774), Myotis brandtii (Eversmann, 1845), Myotis dasycneme (Boie, 1825), Myotis daubentonii (Kohl, 1817), Myotis nattereri (Kohl, 1817), and Plecotus
auritus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Masing & Busa, 1983; Masing, 1984b; Pauza & Pauziene, 1996).
None of the specimens of Rhinolophus ferrumequini, Rhinolophus hipposideros, Nyctalus noctula, Vespertilio murinus and Plecotus
auritus examined by Vitali (1924) were reported to have a paratympanic organ.
Notes on the natural history of Plecotus
Handley CO: A revision of the American bats of the genera Euderma and Plecotus
auritus, and Vespertilio murinus) were collected at certified bat rehabilitation centers in southern Germany and were investigated macroscopically, bacteriologically, and histologically.