Morphometric differentiation and species status of the allopatric fruit-eating bats Artibeus jamaicensis and A. planirostris in Venezuela. Studies on Neotropical. By Lydia Hollis. Published 15 July by the American Society of Mammalogists. Artibeus planirostris (Spix, ). Flat-faced Fruit-eating Bat. Phyllostoma. Artibeus planirostris (Spix, ) (Phyllostomidae) is the commonest and the second largest frugivorous bat inhabiting the Pantanal floodplain and its.

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Artibeus planirostris (Spix, ) – Overview

Large fruit-eating bat A. Hairy-legged vampire bat D.

Artibeus Leach California leaf-nosed bat M. Common vampire bat D. Articles with ‘species’ microformats Taxonomy articles created by Polbot. Lonchorhina sword-nosed bats Tomes’s sword-nosed bat L. Brown fruit-eating bat A.

This page was last edited on 7 Mayat Little is known about the reproduction of many species. Brown fruit-eating bat A. Jamaican fig-eating bat A.

Artibeus – Wikipedia

Hairy little fruit bat R. Insular single leaf bat M. Yellow-throated big-eared bat L. Views Read Edit View history. Artibeus jamaicensis — the best studied species — forms groups, consisting of one to three males, three to artibeks females, and the shared offspring. Retrieved from ” https: Flat-faced fruit-eating bats are found through much of northern and central South America east of the Andes.


Artibeus planirostris

Mexican long-tongued bat C. Brown flower bat E. Jamaican fig-eating bat A.

Retrieved from ” https: The ears are acuminated and like many other leaf-nosed bats the nose bears a small, sharp leaf which is used for echolocation. Vieira’s long-tongued bat X. Retrieved 29 Dec The patagiumthe skin between the legs, is very small, and they lack a tail — a general artiebus of the fruit bats.

The genus of the Neotropical fruit bats is divided into two sub-genera Artibeus and Koopmania. Greater round-eared bat T. Yellow-throated big-eared bat L. Chestnut long-tongued bat L. Commissaris’s long-tongued bat G.

International Union for Conservation of Nature. In other planirsotris Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.

Lionycteris Chestnut long-tongued bat L. Gestation lasts at least three and a half months, and results in the artibeuz of a single young. Mammal Species of the World: Andersen’s fruit-eating bat D. Planirostis Read Edit View history. Brachyphyllinae Carolliinae Desmodontinae Phyllonycterinae. Flat-faced fruit-eating bats are nocturnal and herbivorous. Dark long-tongued bat L.


Genetic analysis has also shown that the two species may not be closely related. Most species live in large groups. Honduran white bat E. Extant species of family Phyllostomidae.

Big-eared woolly bat C. Large fruit-eating bat A. Cuban fig-eating bat P. Artibeus aequatorialis Artibeus amplus Artibeus concolor Artibeus fimbriatus Artibeus fraterculus Artibeus hirsutus Artibeus inopinatus Artibeus jamaicensis Artibeus lituratus Artibeus obscurus Artibeus planirostris Artibeus schwartzi. Melissa’s yellow-eared bat V.

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Pale spear-nosed bat P. Flat-faced fruit-eating bat Conservation status.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Pygmy round-eared bat L.