Karstala Czaplewski and Morgan 2001 (vesper bat)

Mammalia - Chiroptera - Vespertilionidae

Full reference: N. J. Czaplewski and G. S. Morgan. 2001. A new vespertilionid bat (Mammalia: Chiroptera) from the Early Miocene (Hemingfordian) of Florida. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 20(4):736-742

Parent taxon: Vespertilionidae according to N. J. Czaplewski and G. S. Morgan 2001

Sister taxa: Ancenycteris, Barbastella, Chadronycteris, Chamtwaria, Corynorhinus, Eptesicus, Ia, 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: Karstala silva

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Type: Karstala silva

Ecology: volant omnivore

Distribution: found only at Thomas Farm (Miocene of Florida)

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