Nyctophilus

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Nyctophilus
Nyctophilus gouldi-Cayley.jpg
Nyctophilus gouldi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Vespertilionidae
Genus: Nyctophilus
Leach, 1821

Nyctophilus is a genus of bats within the Vespertilionidae or "Vesper bats" family. Species within this genus are:

References[edit]

  • D.E. Wilson & D.M. Reeder, 2005: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. Third Edition. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore