Kinds of Phyllostomidae

Phyllostomid bats of the World

Andrea Wetterer
American Museum of Natural History

Scientific name -- Other names
   Ametrida centurio Gray, 1847 -- Little white-shouldered bat
   Anoura caudifer (E. Geoffroy, 1818) -- Tailed tailless bat
   Anoura cultrata Handley, 1960 -- Tailless bat
   Anoura geoffroyi Gray, 1838 -- Tailless bat
   Anoura latidens Handley, 1984 -- Broad-toothed tailless bat
   Ardops nichollsi (Thomas, 1891) -- Tree bat
   Ariteus flavescens (Gray, 1831) -- Jamaican fig-eating bat
   Artibeus amplus Handley, 1987 -- Large fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus anderseni Osgood, 1916 -- Fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus aztecus K -- Aztec fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus cinereus (Gervais, 1856) -- Fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus concolor Peters, 1865 -- Brown fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus fimbriatus Gray, 1838 -- Fringed fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus fraterculus Anthony, 1924 -- Fraternal fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus glaucus Thomas, 1893 -- Silver fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus hartii Thomas, 1892 -- Velvety fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus hirsutus K -- Hairy fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus inopinatus Davis and Carter, 1964 -- Honduran fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus jamaicensis Leach, 1821 -- Jamaican fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus lituratus (Olfers, 1818) -- Great fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus obscurus Schinz, 1821 -- Dark fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus phaeotis (Miller, 1902) -- Pygmy fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus planirostris (Spix, 1823) -- Flat-faced fruit-eating bat
   Artibeus toltecus (Saussure, 1860) -- Toltec fruit-eating bat
   Brachyphylla cavernarum Gray, 1834 -- Antillean fruit-eating bat
   Brachyphylla nana Miller, 1902 -- Cuban fruit-eating bat
   Carollia brevicauda (Schinz, 1821) -- Silky short-tailed bat
   Carollia castanea H -- Chestnut short-tailed bat
   Carollia perspicillata (Linnaeus, 1758) -- Short-tailed bat
   Carollia subrufa (Hahn, 1905) -- Gray short-tailed bat
   Centurio senex Gray, 1842 -- Wrinkle-faced bat
   Chiroderma doriae Thomas, 1891 -- Brazilian big-eyed bat
   Chiroderma improvisum Baker and Genoways, 1976 -- Guadeloupe big-eyed bat
   Chiroderma salvini Dobson, 1878 -- Big-eyed bat
   Chiroderma trinitatum Goodwin, 1958 -- Little big-eyed bat
   Chiroderma villosum Peters, 1860 -- Hairy big-eyed bat
   Choeroniscus godmani (Thomas, 1903) -- Long-tailed bat
   Choeroniscus intermedius (J -- Intermediate long-tailed bat
   Choeroniscus minor (Peters, 1868) -- Lesser long-tailed bat
   Choeroniscus periosus Handley, 1966 -- Greater long-tailed bat
   Choeronycteris mexicana Tschudi, 1844 -- Mexican long-tongued bat
   Chrotopterus auritus (Peters, 1856) -- Big-eared woolly bat
   Desmodus rotundus (E. Geoffroy, 1810) -- Vampire bat
   Diaemus youngi (Jentink, 1893) -- White-winged vampire bat
   Diphylla ecaudata Spix, 1823 -- Hairy-legged vampire bat
   Ectophylla alba H -- White bat
   Erophylla sezekorni (Gundlach, 1860) -- Buffy flower bat
   Glossophaga commissarisi Gardner, 1962 -- Long-tongued bat
   Glossophaga leachii Gray, 1844 -- Gray long-tongued bat
   Glossophaga longirostris Miller, 1898 -- Long-tongued bat
   Glossophaga morenoi Martinez and Villa, 1938 -- Western long-tongued bat
   Glossophaga soricina (Pallas, 1766) -- Long-tongued bat
   Hylonycteris underwoodi Thomas, 1903 -- Long-tongued bat
   Leptonycteris curasoae Miller, 1900 -- Southern long-nosed bat
   Leptonycteris nivalis (Saussure, 1860) -- Mexican long-nosed bat
   Lichonycteris obscura Thomas, 1895 -- Dark long-tongued bat
   Lionycteris spurrelli Thomas, 1913 -- Chestnut long-tongued bat
   Lonchophylla bokermanni Sazima, et al -- Nectar bat
   Lonchophylla dekeyseri Taddei, et al -- Nectar bat
   Lonchophylla handleyi Hill, 1980 -- Nectar bat
   Lonchophylla hesperia G -- Western nectar bat
   Lonchophylla mordax Thomas, 1903 -- Nectar bat
   Lonchophylla robusta Miller, 1912 -- Orange nectar bat
   Lonchophylla thomasi J -- Nectar bat
   Lonchorhina aurita Tomes, 1863 -- Sword-nosed bat
   Lonchorhina fernandezi Ochoa and Ibanez, 1982 -- Sword-nosed bat
   Lonchorhina marinkellei Hernandez-Camacho and Cadena-G -- Sword-nosed bat
   Lonchorhina orinocensis Linares and Ojasti, 1971 -- Orinoco sword-nosed bat
   Macrophyllum macrophyllum (Schinz, 1821) -- Long-legged bat
   Macrotus californicus Baird, 1858 -- California leaf-nosed bat
   Macrotus waterhousii Gray, 1843 -- Leaf-nosed bat
   Mesophylla macconnelli Thomas, 1901 -- Bat
   Micronycteris behnii (Peters, 1865) -- Big-eared bat
   Micronycteris brachyotis (Dobson, 1879) -- Yellow-throated big-eared bat
   Micronycteris daviesi (Hill, 1964) -- Big-eared bat
   Micronycteris hirsuta (Peters, 1869) -- Hairy big-eared bat
   Micronycteris megalotis (Gray, 1842) -- Little big-eared bat
   Micronycteris minuta (Gervais, 1856) -- White-bellied big-eared bat
   Micronycteris nicefori Sanborn, 1949 -- Big-eared bat
   Micronycteris pusilla Sanborn, 1949 -- Least big-eared bat
   Micronycteris schmidtorum Sanborn, 1935 -- Big-eared bat
   Micronycteris sylvestris (Thomas, 1896) -- Tri-colored big-eared bat
   Mimon bennettii (Gray, 1838) -- Golden bat
   Mimon crenulatum (E -- Striped hairy-nosed bat
   Monophyllus plethodon Miller, 1900 -- Insular single leaf bat
   Monophyllus redmani Leach, 1821 -- Single leaf bat
   Musonycteris harrisoni Schaldach and McLaughlin, 1960 -- Banana bat
   Phylloderma stenops Peters, 1865 -- Pale-faced bat
   Phyllonycteris aphylla (Miller, 1898) -- Jamaican flower bat
   Phyllonycteris poeyi Gundlach, 1860 -- Cuban flower bat
   Phyllops falcatus (Gray, 1839) -- Cuban fig-eating bat
   Phyllostomus discolor Wagner, 1843 -- Pale spear-nosed bat
   Phyllostomus elongatus (E -- Lesser spear-nosed bat
   Phyllostomus hastatus (Pallas, 1767) -- Greater spear-nosed bat
   Phyllostomus latifolius (Thomas, 1901) -- Guianan spear-nosed bat
   Platalina genovensium Thomas, 1928 -- Long-snouted bat
   Platyrrhinus aurarius (Handley and Ferris, 1972) -- Eldorado broad-nosed bat
   Platyrrhinus brachycephalus (Rouk and Carter, 1972) -- Short-headed broad-nosed bat
   Platyrrhinus chocoensis Alberico and Velasco, 1991 -- Choco broad-nosed bat
   Platyrrhinus dorsalis (Thomas, 1900) -- Broad-nosed bat
   Platyrrhinus helleri (Peters, 1866) -- Broad-nosed bat
   Platyrrhinus infuscus (Peters, 1880) -- Buffy broad-nosed bat
   Platyrrhinus lineatus (E -- White-lined broad-nosed bat
   Platyrrhinus recifinus (Thomas, 1901) -- Recife broad-nosed bat
   Platyrrhinus umbratus (Lyon, 1902) -- Shadowy broad-nosed bat
   Platyrrhinus vittatus (Peters, 1860) -- Greater broad-nosed bat
   Pygoderma bilabiatum (Wagner, 1843) -- Ipanema bat
   Rhinophylla alethina Handley, 1966 -- Hairy little fruit bat
   Rhinophylla fischerae Carter, 1966 -- Little fruit bat
   Rhinophylla pumilio Peters, 1865 -- Dwarf little fruit bat
   Scleronycteris ega Thomas, 1912 -- Ega long-tongued bat
   Sphaeronycteris toxophyllum Peters, 1882 -- Visored bat
   Stenoderma rufum Desmarest, 1820 -- Red fruit bat
   Sturnira aratathomasi Peterson and Tamsitt, 1968 -- Yellow-shouldered bat
   Sturnira bidens Thomas, 1915 -- Bidentate yellow-shouldered bat
   Sturnira bogotensis Shamel, 1927 -- Bogota yellow-shouldered bat
   Sturnira erythromos (Tschudi, 1844) -- Hairy yellow-shouldered bat
   Sturnira lilium (E -- Little yellow-shouldered bat
   Sturnira ludovici Anthony, 1924 -- Highland yellow-shouldered bat
   Sturnira luisi Davis, 1980 -- Yellow-shouldered bat
   Sturnira magna de la Torre, 1966 -- Greater yellow-shouldered bat
   Sturnira mordax (Goodwin, 1938) -- Talamancan yellow-shouldered bat
   Sturnira nana Gardner and O'Neill, 1971 -- Lesser yellow-shouldered bat
   Sturnira thomasi de la Torre and Schwartz, 1966 -- Yellow-shouldered bat
   Sturnira tildae de la Torre, 1959 -- Tilda yellow-shouldered bat
   Tonatia bidens (Spix, 1823) -- Greater round-eared bat
   Tonatia brasiliense (Peters, 1867) -- Pygmy round-eared bat
   Tonatia carrikeri (J -- Round-eared bat
   Tonatia evotis Davis and Carter, 1978 -- Round-eared bat
   Tonatia schulzi Genoways and Williams, 1980 -- Round-eared bat
   Tonatia silvicola (d'Orbigny, 1836) -- White-throated round-eared bat
   Trachops cirrhosus (Spix, 1823) -- Fringe-lipped bat
   Uroderma bilobatum Peters, 1866 -- Tent-making bat
   Uroderma magnirostrum Davis, 1968 -- Brown tent-making bat
   Vampyressa bidens (Dobson, 1878) -- Bidentate yellow-eared bat
   Vampyressa brocki Peterson, 1968 -- Yellow-eared bat
   Vampyressa melissa Thomas, 1926 -- Yellow-eared bat
   Vampyressa nymphaea Thomas, 1909 -- Striped yellow-eared bat
   Vampyressa pusilla (Wagner, 1843) -- Little yellow-eared bat
   Vampyrodes caraccioli (Thomas, 1889) -- Great stripe-faced bat
   Vampyrum spectrum (Linnaeus, 1758) -- Spectral bat

Updated: 2010-01-20 23:22:42

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