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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Vespertilionidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Vespertilionidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, Jordan Species List, Afghanistan Species List, NMNH Mammals, AnAge, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Conabio, Animal Diversity Web, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, EOL authors, INBio, IABIN, Fitzpatrick Institute of Ornithology Virtual Museum, Fitzpatrick Institute of Ornithology Virtual Museum, Kissling et al, 2014, IUCN, Afghanistan Species List, Albania Species List, Algeria Species List, Andorra Species List, Angola Species List, Austria Species List, Azerbaijan Species List, Bailiwick of Jersey Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Barbados Species List, Belarus Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Benin Species List, Belgium Species List, Bolivia Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Brunei Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Burundi Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Cayman Islands Species List, Central African Republic Species List, Chad Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Christmas Island Species List, Colombia Species List, Comoros Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Cyprus Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Denmark Species List, Dominica Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, Eritrea Species List, Estonia Species List, Ethiopia Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, French Guiana Species List, Gabon Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Greece Species List, Guadeloupe Species List, Guatemala Species List, Guinea Species List, Guyana Species List, Haiti Species List, Hungary Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Iraq Species List, Ireland Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Jamaica Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, Kenya Species List, Kyrgyzstan Species List, Laos Species List, Latvia Species List, Lebanon Species List, Lesotho Species List, Liberia Species List, Liechtenstein Species List, Lithuania Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Macedonia Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Mali Species List, Mauritania Species List, Mongolia Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Nepal Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Norfolk Island Species List, North Korean Species List, Norway Species List, Oman Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palestine Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Rwanda Species List, Saint Lucia Species List, Senegal Species List, Serbia Species List, Sierra Leone Species List, Singapore Species List, Slovakia Species List, Slovenia Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, South Korea Species List, South Sudan Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Suriname Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tajikistan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Timor Leste Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Togo Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, Turks and Caicos Islands Species List, Uganda Species List, Ukraine Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uruguay Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Yemen Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, Cuba Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, and Lovegrove
Vespertilionidae Gray 1821
Vespertilionidae Gray 1821
Recognized by EOL authors

Alternative Names

? alleganiensis Gidley & Gazin, 1933
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? antiquus Gaillard, 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? discolor Wagner, 1843
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? golliheri Hibbard, 1960
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? grandis Brown, 1908
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? murinoides Trouessart, 1904
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? stocki Stirton, 1931
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? tetralophodon Handley, 1955
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ancenycteris Sutton & Genoways 1974
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Caelano Gray 1825
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chamtwaria Butler 1984
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eptenonnus Rosina & Semenov 2012
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eptesius
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hanakia Horacek 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Medateus Gray 1825
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nyctalus Lesson 1842
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nycterikaupius Menu 1987
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oligomyotis Galbreath 1962
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pleistomyotis Kuramoto & Yoon 1984
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Proboscidea Spix 1823
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Quinetia Horacek 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Scotophilisis Horacek, Fejfar & Hulva 2006
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Simonycteris Stirton 1931
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

evening bats and vesper bats preferred
Unidentified Vespertilionidae
Vespertilionid Bats
Recognized by CITES
vesper bat
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Arabic

خفافيش الليل preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Hamarburunkimilər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

Glattnesefamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Гладконоси прилепи preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Vespertiliònid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

netopýrovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Barnæser preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

gladneuzen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Gladneuzen preferred
Recognized by m.rwa and admin

Estonian

Nahkhiirlased preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Siipat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Aitolepakot preferred
Recognized by christinaflann and admin

French

Minioptère De Schreibers, Pipistrelles preferred
Recognized by CITES

Georgian

ღამურასებრნი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Glattnasen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

נשפוניים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Simaorrúdenevér-félék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Indonesian

Kelelawar biasa preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ヒナコウモリ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Latvian

Parastie sikspārņi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Lygianosiniai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

Glattnasefamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

خفاش‌ناهیدی preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

mroczkowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Гладконосые летучие мыши preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sindhi

اڇي پيٽ وارو چمڙو preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovenian

Gladkonosi netopirji preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Vespertiliónidos preferred
Recognized by CITES

Swedish

Läderlappar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Лиликові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Dơi muỗi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: De Ch

Glattnasen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: En Ca

Vesper bat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: En Gb

vesper bat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Pnb

پدھری نک preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Q34299

Сарыы кынаттар кэргэннэрэ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Sr Ec

Веспертилионидае preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Vespertilionidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Osteichthyes
Sarcopterygii
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Amniota
Synapsida
Therapsida
Cynodontia
Mammalia
Theria
Eutheria
Placentalia
Boreoeutheria
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Chiroptera
Microchiroptera
Vespertilionidae (this page)

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Mammalia
Chiroptera
57 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Mammalia
Chiroptera
Vespertilionidae (this page)