Morphometric differentiation and species status of the allopatric fruit-eating bats Artibeus jamaicensis and A. planirostris in Venezuela. Studies on Neotropical. By Lydia Hollis. Published 15 July by the American Society of Mammalogists. Artibeus planirostris (Spix, ). Flat-faced Fruit-eating Bat. Phyllostoma. Artibeus planirostris (Spix, ) (Phyllostomidae) is the commonest and the second largest frugivorous bat inhabiting the Pantanal floodplain and its.
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Bokermann’s nectar bat L.
A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference 3rd ed. Subfamily Stenodermatinae Ametrida Little white-shouldered bat A. Insular single leaf bat M. Common vampire bat D.
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This page was last edited on 7 Mayat California leaf-nosed bat M. They sleep in caves, houses, or other hideouts. Hairy little fruit bat R. Southern long-nosed bat L. Genetic analysis has also shown that aritbeus two species may not be closely related. The genus of the Neotropical fruit bats is divided into two sub-genera Artibeus and Koopmania.
Pygmy round-eared bat L. Lonchorhina sword-nosed bats Tomes’s sword-nosed bat Planirosrtis. Flat-faced fruit-eating bats are found through much of northern and central South America east of the Andes. Pygmy round-eared bat L. Ega long-tongued bat S. The wings are dark brown or blackish, with white tips. Little is known about the reproduction of many species. Greater round-eared bat T.
Johns Hopkins University Presspp. Mexican long-tongued bat C.
Articles with ‘species’ microformats All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from Artibbeus A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference 3rd edBaltimore: Chrotopterus Big-eared woolly bat C. Artibeus Leach Erophylla Brown flower bat E. Carollia Short-tailed leaf-nosed bats Benkeith’s short-tailed bat C. Dark long-tongued bat L.
Jamaican fig-eating bat A. Retrieved 29 Dec Benkeith’s short-tailed bat C. Honduran ppanirostris bat E. Commissaris’s long-tongued bat G.
The flat-faced fruit-eating bat Artibeus planirostris is a South American species  of bat aartibeus the family Phyllostomidae. Some species use large leaves to form “tents”, which provide shelter from the weather and hide them from predators. Bokermann’s nectar bat L. The ears are acuminated and like many other leaf-nosed bats the nose bears a small, sharp leaf which is used for echolocation.