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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Little is known about the reproduction of many species. Phylloderma Pale-faced bat P. Great stripe-faced bat V. Ega long-tongued bat S. Underwood’s long-tongued bat H.
They feed almost artibesu on fruit, although they may also eat small quantities of insects and mites. Mexican long-tongued bat C. Jamaican fig-eating bat A. The offspring usually consists of one young, which is weaned after two months and becomes sexually mature at an age of eight to twelve months. Cuban fig-eating bat P. In a few species, the faces have four light-colored stripes. Carollia Short-tailed leaf-nosed bats Benkeith’s short-tailed bat C. Yellow-throated big-eared bat L.
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Cuban fig-eating bat P. Flat-faced fruit-eating bats are nocturnal and herbivorous. Large fruit-eating bat A. Ega long-tongued bat S. It is sometimes considered a subspecies of the Planirotris fruit bat but can be distinguished by its larger size, the presence of faint stripes on the face, and of a third molar tooth on each side of the upper jaw.
Honduran white bat E. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Godman’s long-tailed bat C. The genus of the Neotropical fruit bats is divided into two sub-genera Artibeus and Koopmania. Southern long-nosed bat L.
The ears are triangular, with rounded tips, although short compared with those of many other bats, and with a small tragus. Dark long-tongued bat L. planieostris
Erophylla Brown flower bat E. Views Read Edit View history. Jamaican flower bat P. Erophylla Brown flower bat E. Johns Hopkins University Presspp. Andersen’s fruit-eating bat D. Lonchorhina sword-nosed bats Tomes’s sword-nosed bat L. Tomes’s sword-nosed bat L. Retrieved from ” https: Antillean fruit-eating bat B.
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Lonchorhina sword-nosed bats Tomes’s sword-nosed bat L. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference 3rd edBaltimore: Hairy little fruit bat R. Bokermann’s planirodtris bat L. Greater round-eared bat T. Benkeith’s short-tailed bat C. Chrotopterus Big-eared woolly bat C.
Red fruit bat S. Most species live in large groups. Little white-shouldered bat A. Brown flower bat E.