Chiroderma

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Chiroderma
Chiroderma salvini.jpg
Chiroderma salvini
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Phyllostomidae
Genus: Chiroderma
Peters, 1860
Species

Chiroderma doriae
Chiroderma improvisum
Chiroderma salvini
Chiroderma trinitatum
Chiroderma villosum

Chiroderma is a genus of leaf-nosed bat found in Central America, South America and the Lesser Antilles.[1]

Species[edit]

Genus Chiroderma - big-eyed bats or white-lined bats

References[edit]

  1. ^ Simmons, Nancy B. (2005), "Chiroptera", in Wilson, Don E.; Reeder, DeeAnn M., Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed), Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, pp. 312–529, ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0, retrieved 13 September 2009