Chalinolobus

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Chalinolobus
Chalinolobus gouldii-Cayley.jpg
Chalinolobus gouldii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Vespertilionidae
Genus: Chalinolobus
Peters, 1866
Species

See text

Bats of the genus Chalinolobus are commonly known as pied, wattled, or long-tailed bats. They have fleshy lobes at the bottom edge of their ears and on their lower lips. The bats otherwise classified in the genus Glauconycteris are included in Chalinolobus by some zoologists.

Species[edit]

References[edit]

  • Churchill, Sue (1998). Australian Bats. New Holland Publishers. 

External links[edit]