Vespertilionidae Gray, 1821

Cakenberghe, Victor Van, Tungaluna, Guy-Crispin Gembu, Akawa, Prescott Musaba, Seamark, Ernest & Verheyen, Erik, 2017, The bats of the Congo and of Rwanda and Burundi revisited (Mammalia: Chiroptera), European Journal of Taxonomy 382 (382), pp. 1-327 : 75

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Vespertilionidae Gray, 1821


Family Vespertilionidae Gray, 1821 View in CoL

Simmons (2005) subdivided the African Vespertilionidae into four subfamilies: Kerivoulinae , Myotinae , Vespertilioninae and Miniopterinae . The latter has been raised to family level (see above), whereas Koubínová et al. (2013: 9) distinguished one additional subfamily: Scotophilinae .

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