family Vespertilionidae


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Noun1.family Vespertilionidae - the majority of common bats of temperate regions of the worldfamily Vespertilionidae - the majority of common bats of temperate regions of the world
mammal family - a family of mammals
Microchiroptera, suborder Microchiroptera - most of the bats in the world; all bats except fruit bats insectivorous bats
vespertilian bat, vespertilionid - a variety of carnivorous bat
genus Vespertilio, Vespertilio - a genus of Vespertilionidae
genus Lasiurus, Lasiurus - a genus of Vespertilionidae
genus Myotis, Myotis - largest and most widely distributed genus of bats
Eptesicus, genus Eptesicus - a genus of Vespertilionidae
Antrozous, genus Antrozous - a genus of Vespertilionidae
genus Pipistrellus, Pipistrellus - nearly cosmopolitan genus of very small bats
Euderma, genus Euderma - a genus of Vespertilionidae
genus Plecotus, Plecotus - a genus of Vespertilionidae
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Revision of the North American bats of the family Vespertilionidae.
Insectivorous bats of the family Vespertilionidae were recently shown to carry viruses that are probably conspecific with MERS-CoV (9).
Pacheco, Pablo Ricardo Rodriguez, 2013, Phylogenetic Relationships of five members of the family Vespertilionidae (Chiroptera) from Malaysian Borneo, MSc thesis, Angelo State University, May 2013.
Family Vespertilionidae is the largest family of bats, consisting of 42 genera and 355 species [13].

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