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Related to Phyllostomidae: Molossidae, Daubentoniidae
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Noun1.Phyllostomidae - New World leaf-nosed bats
mammal family - a family of mammals
Microchiroptera, suborder Microchiroptera - most of the bats in the world; all bats except fruit bats insectivorous bats
genus Macrotus - leafnose bats
genus Phyllostomus, Phyllostomus - type genus of the family Phyllostomatidae
Choeronycteris, genus Choeronycteris - a genus of Phyllostomatidae
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Except for largely migratory species (such as nectar-feeding phyllostomids), most members of the Neotropical families Phyllostomidae, Mormoopidae, Emballonuridae, and Natalidae reach their northwestern limits in Mexico at about the lower Rio Yaqui, or along the lower rios Mayo and Fuerte, and help define the Neotropical-Nearctic boundary (Anderson, 1960; Koopman, 1961; Findley and Jones, 1965).
The anatomical study of tongue specially lingual papilla also were done on fruit eater bat [3,4,9,6] and insectivorous species belong to families such as Molossidae [7], Phyllostomidae [8], Rhinolophidae [21] and Vespertilionidae [23,10].
Phyllostomidae foi a familia representada pelo maior numero de individuos capturados (96,9%, 187 capturas) e pelo maior numero de especies (sete); seguida de Vespertilionidae representada por tres especies (2,6%, cinco capturas), e Molossidae (0,5%, uma captura).
de pais familia genero y especie casos Venezuela Phyllostomidae Glossophaga longirostris 1 Argentina Phyllostomidae Sturnira erythromos 1 Brasil Phyllostomidae Desmodus rotundus 6 Brasil Molossidae Molossus molossus 1 Brasil Phyllostomidae Artibeus planirostris 1 Brasil Molossidae Eumops glacinus 1 Brasil Phyllostomidae Artibeus cinereus 1 Guayana Fr.