Chiroptera


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Noun1.Chiroptera - an old order dating to early Eocene: bats: suborder Megachiroptera (fruit bats); suborder Microchiroptera (insectivorous bats)
animal order - the order of animals
Eutheria, subclass Eutheria - all mammals except monotremes and marsupials
bat, chiropteran - nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate
Microchiroptera, suborder Microchiroptera - most of the bats in the world; all bats except fruit bats insectivorous bats
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2005: A review of the genus Scotophilus (Mammalia, Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae) on Madagascar, with the description of a new species.
Las moscas hematofagas de la familia Streblidae (Superfamilia Hippoboscoidea), conforman un grupo de insectos ectoparasitos estrictos del orden Chiroptera (Dick y Dittmar 2014).
A dieta dos morcegos frugivoros (Mammalia, Chiroptera, Phyllostomidae) de um pequeno remanescente de Floresta Estacional Semidecidual do sul do Brasil.
Serologic and molecular evidence for filoviruses suggests that members of the order Chiroptera (bats) may be their natural reservoir (7).
La mayor cantidad de ejemplares de referencia de Putumayo se encuentran depositados en colecciones extranjeras entre las que se destaca el FMNH, con mas de 460 ejemplares de los ordenes Chiroptera, Rodentia y Primates (Figura 3), seguido por el ROM con 434 ejemplares de los ordenes Chiroptera, Didelphimorphia, Rodentia, Lagomorpha y Pilosa (Figura 3).
Estes morcegos eram obtidos diretamente nas residencias, encontrados vivos ou mortos, nas mais diferentes condicoes e em seguida eram encaminhados aos Laboratorios de Raiva e de Chiroptera respectivamente, para diagnostico da raiva e identificacao de especies.