Family Mormoopidae (ghost-faced bat)

Mammalia - Chiroptera - Mormoopidae

Parent taxon: Microchiroptera according to B. Kurten and E. Anderson 1980

See also Nowak 1991

Sister taxa: Afropterus, Australonycteris, Emballonuroidea, Icaronycteridae, Icaronycteroidea, Philisidae, Phyllostomatoidea, Rhinolophoidea, Tanzanycterididae, Vespertilionoidea

Subtaxa: Mormoops Pteronotus

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Ecology: volant insectivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Antigua and Barbuda (1 collection), Brazil (1), United States (3: Florida, Texas)

• Arikareean of United States (1: Florida)

• Oligocene of United States (1: Florida)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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