Some taxonomical and biological characteristics of Myotis emarginatus (Mammalia: Chiroptera) in Turkey

Abstract :

This study is based on some records and observations concerning Myotis emarginatus obtained during the field works carried out between 1977 and 2012. Diagnostic characters, habitat, fur color, measurements and collection localities of the specimens were recorded. Specimens were represented by adult groups and compared to the literature in terms of statistical data, and fur colour and it was concluded that our specimens represented the nominative form, M. e. emarginatus.

Keyword :

Myotis emarginatus, taxonomy, bioecology, Vespertilionidae, Turkey

Author(s) : Albayrak, İ.
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Published Issue : 2015 Vol. 10 Number 2

2015 Vol. 10 Number 2