PDF | Anoura geoffroyi Gray, , is a phyllostomid bat commonly referred to as Geoffroy’s tailless bat. This bat is broadly distributed in the. PDF | In , Wilhelm Peters described Glossonycteris lasiopyga, based on a specimen provided by Henri de Saussure and collected in México. The type. AnAge entry for Anoura geoffroyi. Classification (HAGRID: ) Genus: Anoura; Species: Anoura geoffroyi; Common name: Geoffroy’s tailless bat.

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Both study sites had wet and dry seasons, but the sites experienced the seasons in different months.

International Union for Conservation of Nature. Chestnut long-tongued bat L. The acrosome is shorter and broader than the nucleus and contributes imperceptibly to the total length of the sperm head. Hairy little fruit bat R.

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Nematodes such as Litomosoides brasiliensis also are reported for A. The birthing process in A. Although this bat is a generalist, it prefers fruit and arthropods in central Brazil.


They presumably provide the young with food and protection as well as transportation during this period. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, its 1st collector Gray It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.

Geoffroy’s tailless bat

Benkeith’s short-tailed bat C. Apices and nuclei of spermatozoids are usually broadly rounded. A discrete monestrous reproductive cycle may occur late in the rainy season Wilson Ecosystem Roles Anoura geoffroyi eats insects and pollinates plants. This species was named after E.

Reproductive events and social organization in a colony of Anoura geoffroyi Chiroptera: Brazilian big-eyed bat C. The thrips and ants were presumably anouga incidentally to nectar feeding, but the beetles and moths were probably too large ca. Help us improve the site by taking our survey. Anoura geoffroyi is a dexterous flier and is able to hover. Roosting groups may include both sexes or may aonura include colonies of different sexes. Great stripe-faced bat V.

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Fire and grazing are important in the long-term maintenance of grasslands. The muzzle is elongated and the lower jaw extends well beyond the upper jaw Emmons and Feer Phyllostomidae in central Brazil.


Sign In or Create an Account. Little white-shouldered bat A. Another common name for A. The junction of the neck of the sperm with the head is slightly off-center. Greater round-eared bat T. Taxonomic comments on Anoura caudifer, Artibeus lituratus and Molossus molossus.

The skull of A. Bases of forearms, legs, and toes gefofroyi hairy; sides of feet are covered with very short hair Reid Phyllostomidae and temperature characterization in a Mexican cave”. A revision of the genera of bats Vespertilionidae and the description of some new genera and species. Preferences for different sugars in neotropical nectarivorous and frugivorous bats.

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