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Yinpterochiroptera  Springer, Teeling, Madsen, Stanhope and Jong, 2001
Taxonomic Serial No.: 945840

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Suborder  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  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  
                                  SuborderYinpterochiroptera Springer, Teeling, Madsen, Stanhope and Jong, 2001  
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                                     Family Pteropodidae Gray, 1821 – flying foxes, Old World fruit bats 
                                     Superfamily Rhinolophoidea Gray, 1825  
       

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Springer, Mark S.  
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogenetics: Bats United, Microbats Divided   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Current Biology, vol. 23, no. 22   
  Page(s): 999-1001   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0960-9822   
  Notes: DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2013.09.053; available online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960982213012001   
  Reference for: Yinpterochiroptera   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Springer, Mark S., Emma C. Teeling, Ole Madsen, Michael J. Stanhope, and Wilfried W. de Jong  
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title: Integrated fossil and molecular data reconstruct bat echolocation   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 98, no. 11   
  Page(s): 6241-6246   
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  Notes: Available online at http://www.jstor.org/stable/3055789; www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.111551998   
  Reference for: Yinpterochiroptera   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Teeling, Emma C., Mark S. Springer, Ole Madsen, Paul Bates, Stephen O'Brien, and William J. Murphy  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: A molecular phylogeny for bats illuminates biogeography and the fossil record   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science, vol. 307, no. 5709   
  Page(s): 580-584   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0036-8075   
  Notes: DOI: 10.1126/science.1105113   
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  Comment: Bats were traditionally divided into two suborders, Microchiroptera and Megachiroptera, based on morphological cladistics. However, molecular studies suggested that rhinolophoid microbats are more closely related to the megabat family Pteropodidae than to other microbats, rendering Microchiroptera paraphyletic. A new taxonomy divides bats into Yangochiroptera, including 12 microbat families, and Yinpterochiroptera, including four microbat families in Rhinolophoidea plus Old World fruit bats (Springer, 2013)  
 

 

   

 
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