Macrotus minor Gundlach, 1864

Turni, Hendrik & Kock, Dieter, 2008, Type specimens of bats (Chiroptera: Mammalia) in the collections of the Museum f r Naturkunde, Berlin, Zootaxa 1869 (1), pp. 1-82 : 45

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.1869.1.1

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E787D2-892A-FF8E-FF06-8BFCC022FCCF

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scientific name

Macrotus minor Gundlach
status

 

Macrotus minor Gundlach in Peters, 1864

Gundlach, J. (1864) In Peters: Über einige neue Säugethiere ( Mormops , Macrotus , Vesperus , Molossus, Capromys ), Amphibien ( Platydactylus, Otocryptis, Euprepes, Ungalia, Dromicus, Tropidontus, Xenodon, Hylodes ) und Fische ( Sillago, Sebastes, Channa, Myctophum, Carassius, Barbus, Capoeta, Poecilia, Saurenchelys, Leptocephalus ). Monatsberichte der Königlich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin, 1864: 382 [381–399].

Valid name: Macrotus waterhousii Gray, 1843

Holotype (marked by Peters with a type *): ZMB 2831 View Materials , skin, skull not extracted, male, adult; [western] Cuba; collected by J. Gundlach.

Comment: The original description contains measurements of one specimen only. Presumably the specimen was sent to ZMB by Gundlach after the description was published, since parts of Gundlach’s collection were taken to Germany by Mr. Sezekorn .

ZMB

Museum für Naturkunde Berlin (Zoological Collections)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Mammalia

Order

Chiroptera

Family

Phyllostomidae

Genus

Macrotus