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Scotophilus  Leach, 1821
Taxonomic Serial No.: 631392

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 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  
                                     SuperfamilyVespertilionoidea Gray, 1821  
                                        FamilyVespertilionidae Gray, 1821 – vespertilionid bats  
                                           SubfamilyVespertilioninae Gray, 1821  
                                              TribeNycticeiini Gervais, 1855  
                                                 GenusScotophilus Leach, 1821  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus andrewreborii Brooks and Bickham, 2014 – Andrew Rebori's House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus borbonicus (E. Geoffroy, 1803) – lesser yellow bat, Réunion House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus celebensis (Sody, 1928) – Sulawesi yellow bat, Sulawesi Yellow House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus collinus Sody, 1936 – Sody's Yellow House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus dinganii (A. Smith, 1833) – African yellow bat, Yellow-bellied House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus ejetai Brooks and Bickham, 2014 – Ejeta's House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus heathii (Horsfield, 1831) – Greater Asiatic Yellow House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus kuhlii Leach, 1821 – lesser Asiatic yellow bat, Lesser Asiatic Yellow House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus leucogaster (Cretzschmar, 1826) – white-bellied yellow bat, White-bellied House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus livingstonii Brooks and Bickham, 2014 – Livingstone's House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus marovaza Goodman, Ratrimomanarivo and Randrianandrianina, 2006  
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus nigrita (Schreber, 1774) – Schreber's yellow bat, Giant House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus nucella Robbins, 1983 – Robbins's House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus nux Thomas, 1904 – nut-colored yellow bat, Nut-colored House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus robustus A. Milne-Edwards, 1881 – robust yellow bat, Robust House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus tandrefana Goodman, Jenkins and Ratrimomanarivo, 2005  
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus trujilloi Brooks and Bickham, 2014 – Trujillo's House Bat 
                                                    SpeciesScotophilus viridis (Peters, 1852) – greenish yellow bat, Green House Bat 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Don E. Wilson   
  Notes: Smithsonian Institution, MRC 108 Washington DC 20560-0108   
  Reference for: Scotophilus    
       
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  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Goodman, Steven M., Richard K. B. Jenkins, and Fanja H. Ratrimomanarivo   
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: A review of the genus Scotophilus (Mammalia, Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae) on Madagascar, with the description of a new species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoosystema, vol. 27, no. 4   
  Page(s): 867-882   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1280-9551   
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  Reference for: Scotophilus   
       
  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: Scotophilus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.   
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  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: Scotophilus   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Comments: Includes Pachyotus; see Walker et al. (1975). African species revised by Robbins et al. (1985); also see Peterson et al. (1995)  
 

 

   


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