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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Molossidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Molossidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, Jordan Species List, NMNH Mammals, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Conabio, Animal Diversity Web, Animal Diversity Web, INBio, IABIN, Fitzpatrick Institute of Ornithology Virtual Museum, Fitzpatrick Institute of Ornithology Virtual Museum, Kissling et al, 2014, IUCN, Algeria Species List, Andorra Species List, Angola Species List, Antigua and Barbuda Species List, Barbados Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Benin Species List, Bolivia Species List, Bonaire Saint Eustatius and Saba Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil 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, Colombia Species List, Comoros Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Dominica Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, British Virgin Islands Species List, Ethiopia Species List, Fiji Species List, France Species List, French Guiana Species List, Gabon Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Grenada Species List, Guadeloupe Species List, Guatemala Species List, Guinea Bissau Species List, Guinea Species List, Guyana Species List, Haiti Species List, Honduras Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Jamaica Species List, Kenya Species List, Laos Species List, Lebanon Species List, Liberia Species List, Macedonia Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Mali Species List, Mauritania Species List, Mauritius Species List, Mayotte Species List, Montserrat Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Palestine Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Reunion Species List, Rwanda Species List, Saint Barthelemy Species List, Saint Kitts and Nevis Species List, Saint Lucia Species List, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Species List, Sao Tome and Principe Species List, Senegal Species List, Sierra Leone Species List, Sint Maarten Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, South Sudan Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Suriname Species List, Switzerland Species List, Syria Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Bahamas Species List, Togo Species List, Uganda Species List, Venezuela Species List, Uruguay Species List, US Virgin Islands Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Yemen Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina 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, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, Lovegrove 2014, and Furui 2020
Molossidae Gervais 1856
Molossops subgen. Neoplatymops Peterson 1965

Alternative Names

Choerephon Dobson 1874
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cuvierimops Legendre & Sigé 1983
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Molossidae Gervais 1855
Authority according to NCBI
Molossidae Gervais 1856
Harvest ancestor according to EOL authors
Neoplatymops Peterson 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Petramops Hand 1990
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

free-tailed bats preferred
Unidentified Molossidae
free-tailed bat
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Arabic

خفاش حر الذيل preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Buldoqkimilər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Булдогови прилепи preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Molòssid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

tadaridovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Bulvleermuizen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Doggilepakot preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Hännäkkölepakot preferred
Recognized by christinaflann and admin

German

Bulldoggfledermäuse preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

אשפיים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Szelindekdenevérek preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

オヒキコウモリ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, Furui 2020, piaf, and admin

Kazakh

Bwlʹdogtı jarqanattar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Бульдогты жарқанаттар preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
بۋلدوگتى جارقاناتتار preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Buldoginiai šikšnosparniai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

Bulldogflaggermus preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

خفاش‌های دم‌آزاد preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Molosowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Бульдоговые летучие мыши preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Veckläppade fladdermöss preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pnb

ازاد پوچھلی چمگادڑ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Molossidae

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
Molossidae (this page)