Miniopterus schreibersi — Literature

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  • Baker, J. R., and Z. Baker. 1936. The seasons in a tropical rain forest (New-Hebrides) Part 3 Fruit Bats (pteropidae). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 40:123-141.
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  • Bernard, R. F. T., D. C. D. Happold, and M. Happold. 1995. Sperm storage in the Banana Bat (Pipistrellus nanus) from a tropical latitude in Africa. Bat Research News 36:48.
  • Bernard, R. T. F. 1980. Reproductive cycles of Miniopterus schreibersi natalensis (KUHL 1819) and Miniopterus fraterculus (THOMAS & SCHWANN 1906). Annals of the Transvaal Museum 32:55-64
  • Bernard, R. T. F. 1994. Reproductive synchrony and annual variaiton in foetal growth rate in the long-fingered bat Miniopterus schreibersii. Journal of Zoology 232:485-490.
  • Bernard, R. T. F., C. Bojarski, and R. P. Millar. 1991. Plasma progesterone and luteinizing hormone concentrations and the role of the corpus luteum and LH gonadotrophs in the control of delayed implantation in Schreibers long-fingered bat (Miniopterus schrebersii). Journal of Reproduction and Fertility 93:31-42.
  • Bernard, R. T. F., F. P. D. Cotterill, and R. A. Fergusson. 1996. On the occurrence of a short period of delayed implantation in Schreiber's long-fingered bat (Miniopterus schreibersii) from a tropical latitude in Zimbabwe. Journal of Zoology 238:13.
  • Bernard, R. T. F., J. Paton, and K. Sheppey. 1988. Relative brain size and morphology of some South African bats. South African Journal of Zoology 23:52-58.
  • Brown, C. R., and R. T. F. Bernard. 1994. Thermal Preference of Schreiber's Long-Fingered (Miniopterus schreiberisii) and Cape Horseshoe (Rhinolophus capensis) Bats. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 107:439-449.
  • Carey, J. R., and D. S. Judge. 2001. Mammals. Pages 32-65 in J. R. Carey and D. S. Judge, editors. Longevity Records: Life Spans of Mammals, Birds, Amphibians, Reptiles and Fish. Odense University Press.
  • Don E. Wilson and DeeAnn M. Reeder (eds.), Mammal Species of the World,Mammal Species of the World, 3rd edition, 2005.
  • Dwyer, P. D. 1963. The breeding biology of Miniopterus schreibersi blepotis (TEMMINCK) (Chiroptera) in North-eastern New South Wales. Australian Journal of Zoology 11:219-240.
  • Dwyer, P. D. 1968. The biology origin and adaptation of Miniopterus australis (Chiroptera) in New South Wales. Australian Journal of Zoology 16:49-68.
  • Funakoshi, K. 1986. Maternal care and post-natal development in the Japanese long-fingered bat Miniopterus schreibersi fuliginosus. Journal of the Mammal Society of Japan 11:15-26.
  • Gopalakrishna, A., A. T. Varute, V. M. Sapkal, A. R. Unune, and G. C. Chari. 1985. Breeding habits and associated phenomena in some Indian bats Part XI: Miniopterus schreibersii fuliginosus (Hodgson) Vespertilionidae. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 82:594-601.
  • Grzimek, 1990. Grzimek's Encyclopedia of Mammals. Vol 1. New York: McGraw-Hill publishing.
  • Happold, D. C. D., and M. Happold. 1988. Renal form and function in relation to the ecology of bats (chiorptera)from Malawi, Central Africa. Journal of Zoology 215:629-655.
  • Hayssen, V., A. V. Tienhoven, and A. V. Tienhoven. 1993. Asdell's Patterns of Mammalian Reproduction: A Compendium of Species-Specific Data. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, New York, USA.
  • Hosken, D. J. 1997. Sperm competition in bats. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London 264:385-392.
  • Hosken, D. J., K. E. Jones, K. Chipperfield, and A. Dixson. 2001. Is the bat os penis sexually selected? Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 50:450-460.
  • Ingle, N. R., and L. R. Heany. 1992. A key to the bats of the Philippine Islands. Fieldiana Zoology 69:1-27.
  • Kitchener, D. J., and et al. 1990. Wild mammals of Lombok. Rec. West. Aust. Mus. supp no.33:\.
  • Koopman, K. F. 1994. Chiroptera: J. Niethammer, H. Schliemann, and D. Starck, editors. Handbook of Zoology. Volume 8 Mammalia, Berlin and New York.
  • Kovtun, M. F., and N. F. Zhukova. 1994. Feeding and digestion intensity of chiropterans of different trophic groups. Folia Zoologica 43:377-386.
  • Kunz, T. H., and A. Stern. 1995. Maternal investment and post-natal growth in bats. Symposia of the Zoological Society London 67:123-138.
  • Kurta, A., and T. H. Kunz. 1987. Size of bats at birth and maternal investment during pregnancy. Symposia of the Zoological Society London 57:79-106.
  • Norberg, U. M., and J. M. V. Rayner. 1987. Ecological morphology and flight in bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera): wing adaptations, flight performance, foraging strategy and echolocation. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London 316:335-427.
  • Nowak, R. 1997. "Long-winged Bats, or Bent-winged Bats" (On-line). Accessed December 13, 1999 at
  • Nowak, R. M. 1991. Walker's Mammals of the World. 5 edition. The John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore & London.
  • Orrell T. (custodian) (2013). ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System (version Sept 12). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 11th March 2013 (Roskov Y., Kunze T., Paglinawan L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Hernandez F., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Reading, UK.
  • Pirlot, P., and H. Stephan. 1970. Encephalization in Chiroptera. Canadian Journal of Zoology 48:433-444.
  • Richardson, E. G. 1977. Biology and Evolution of Reproductive-cycle of Miniopterus schreibersii and M. australis (Chiroptera-Verspertilionidae). Journal of Zoology 183:353-375.
  • Simmons, Nancy B. / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 2005. Order Chiroptera. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2. 312-529
  • Smith, F. A., S. K. Lyons, S. K. M. Ernest, K. E. Jones, D. M. Kaufman, T. Dayan, P. Marquet, J. H. Brown, and J. P. Haskell. 2003. Body size of late Quaternary mammals. Ecology 84:3403.
  • Stephan, H., J. E. Nelson, and H. D. Frahm. 1981. Brain size comparison in Chiroptera. Zeitschrift für Zoologische Systematik und Evolutionforschung 19:195-222.
  • Vaughan, T., J. Ryan, N. Czaplewski. 2000. Mammology, Fourth Edition. Fort Worth, Texas: Saunders College Publishing.
  • Wible, J. R., and M. J. Novacek. 1988. Cranial evidence for the monophyletic origin of bats. American Museum Novitates 2911:1-19.
  • Wilkinson and South (2002) Life history, ecology and longevity in bats. Aging Cell, 1:124-131.
  • Wilkinson, G. S., and G. F. McCracken. 2003. Bats and balls: sexual selection and sperm competition in the Chiroptera. Pages 128-155 in T. H. Kunz and M. B. Fenton, editors. Bat ecology. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 1992. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing
  • Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole. 2000. Common Names of Mammals of the World
  • van Aarde, R. J., M. van der Merwe, and D. C. Skinner. 1994. Progesterone concentrations and contents in the plasma ovary adrenal gland and placenta of the pregnant Natal clinging bat Miniopterus schreibersii natalensis. Journal of Zoology 232:457-464.
  • van der Merwe, M. 1990. Polytocy in the cape serotine bat Eptesicus capensis A. Smith 1829 from the Southern African subregion. South African Journal of Zoology 25:200-203.
  • 杨奇森,岩崑, 中国兽类彩色图谱,北京:科学出版社, 2007.


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