Chadronycteris Ostrander 1983 (vesper bat)

Mammalia - Chiroptera - Vespertilionidae

Full reference: G. E. Ostrander. 1983. New early Oligocene (Chadronian) mammals from the Raben Ranch Local Fauna, northwest Nebraska. Journal of Paleontology 57(1):128-139

Parent taxon: Vespertilionidae according to N. J. Czaplewski 1991

See also Ostrander 1983

Sister taxa: Ancenycteris, Barbastella, 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: Chadronycteris rabenae

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Type: Chadronycteris rabenae

Ecology: volant omnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (2: Nebraska collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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