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Tent-making bats
Common tent-making bats.JPG
Uroderma bilobatum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Phyllostomidae
Genus: Uroderma
Peters, 1865

Uroderma is a genus of Central and South American phyllostomid bats.[1]


Tent-making bat, Uroderma bilobatum
Brown tent-making bat, Uroderma magnirostrum


  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