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Platyrrhinus  Saussure, 1860
Taxonomic Serial No.: 631366

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2017   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderChiroptera Blumenbach, 1779 – morcego, quiróptero, bats  
                                  SuborderYangochiroptera Koopman, 1984  
                                     SuperfamilyNoctilionoidea Gray, 1821  
                                        FamilyPhyllostomidae Gray, 1825 – New World leaf-nosed bats  
                                           SubfamilyStenodermatinae Gervais, 1856  
                                              TribeStenodermatini Gervais, 1856  
                                                 SubtribeVampyressina Baker, Solari, Cirranello and Simmons, 2016  
                                                    GenusPlatyrrhinus Saussure, 1860  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Platyrrhinus aurarius (Handley and Ferris, 1972) – El dorado broad-nosed bat, Eldorado broad-nosed bat, Eldorado Broad-nosed Bat 
                                                       Species Platyrrhinus brachycephalus (Rouk and Carter, 1972) – short-headed broad-nosed bat, Short-headed Broad-nosed Bat 
                                                       Species Platyrrhinus chocoensis Alberico and Velasco, 1991 – choco broad-nosed bat, Choco Broad-nosed Bat 
                                                       Species Platyrrhinus dorsalis (Thomas, 1900) – Thomas's broad-nosed bat, Thomas's Broad-nosed Bat 
                                                       Species Platyrrhinus guianensis Velazco and Lim, 2014  
                                                       Species Platyrrhinus helleri (Peters, 1866) – Heller's broad-nosed bat, Heller's Broad-nosed Bat 
                                                       Species Platyrrhinus infuscus (Peters, 1880) – buffy broad-nosed bat, Buffy Broad-nosed Bat 
                                                       Species Platyrrhinus lineatus (E. Geoffroy, 1810) – white-lined broad-nosed bat, White-lined Broad-nosed Bat 
                                                       Species Platyrrhinus recifinus (Thomas, 1901) – Recife broad-nosed bat, Recife Broad-nosed Bat 
                                                       Species Platyrrhinus umbratus (Lyon, 1902) – shadowy broad-nosed bat, Shadowy Broad-nosed Bat 
                                                       Species Platyrrhinus vittatus (Peters, 1860) – greater broad-nosed bat, Greater Broad-nosed Bat 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Don E. Wilson  
  Notes: Smithsonian Institution, MRC 108 Washington DC 20560-0108   
  Reference for: Platyrrhinus    
       
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  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Baker, Robert J., Steven R. Hoofer, Calvin A. Porter, and Ronald A. Van Den Bussche  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Diversification among New World Leaf-nosed Bats: an evolutionary hypothesis and classification inferred from digenomic congruence of DNA sequence   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Occasional Papers of the Museum of Texas Tech University, no. 230   
  Page(s): 1-32   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0149-175X   
  Notes: Available online at http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/publications/opapers/   
  Reference for: Platyrrhinus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cirranello, Andrea, Nancy B. Simmons, Sergio Solari, and Robert J. Baker  
  Publication Date: 2016   
  Article/Chapter Title: Morphological diagnoses of higher-level phyllostomid taxa (Chiroptera: Phyllostomidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Acta Chiropterologica, vol. 18, no. 1   
  Page(s): 39-71   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1508-1109   
  Notes: doi: 10.3161/15081109ACC2016.18.1.002   
  Reference for: Platyrrhinus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gardner, Alfred L., ed.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammals of South America, Vol. 1: Marsupials, Xenarthrans, Shrews, and Bats   
  Page(s): xx + 669   
  Publisher: University of Chicaco Press   
  Publication Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-226-28240-6   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Platyrrhinus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Simmons, Nancy B. / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Order Chiroptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 312-529   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Platyrrhinus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing   
  Page(s): xviii + 1207   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-217-9   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Platyrrhinus   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Comments: Subtribe Ectophyllina. For a history of the nomeclature of this genus and reasons for using Platyrrhinus in place of Vampyrops, see Gardner and Ferrell (1990) and Alberico and Velasco (1991). A key to the genus was provided by Ferrell and Wilson (1991)  
 

 

   

 
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