Barbastella Gray 1821 (vesper bat)

Mammalia - Chiroptera - Vespertilionidae

Alternative spelling: Barbastellus

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1821. On the natural arrangement of vertebrose animals. The London Medical Repository Monthly Journal and Review 15:296-310

Parent taxon: Vespertilionidae according to M.C. McKenna and S.K. Bell 1997

See also Gray 1825, Kurten 1968 and Kurten and Anderson 1980

Sister taxa: Ancenycteris, Chadronycteris, Chamtwaria, Corynorhinus, Eptesicus, Ia, Karstala, Khonsunycteris, Lasionycteris, Lasiurus, Miniopterus, Miomyotis, Miostrellus, Murina, Myotis, Noctilioninia, Nyctalus, Nycticeius, Nyctophylinae, Oligomyotis, Paleptesicus, Phyllostomina, Pipistrellus, Plionycteris, Potamonycteris, Pteropina, Rhinolophina, Rhogeessa, Scotomanes, Scotophilus, Shanwangia, Simonycteris, Stehlinia, Suaptenos, Tylonycteris, Vespertilio, Vespertilionae, Vespertilionina, Vespertilioninae

Subtaxa: Barbastella barbastella Barbastella leucomelas

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Ecology: volant omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Austria (1 collection), Germany (1), Hungary (2)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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