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Myotis brandtii  (Eversmann, 1845)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 946240

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Myotis brandti (Eversmann, 1845)
    Vespertilio brandtii Eversmann, 1845
    Myotis brandtii brandtii (Eversmann, 1845)
  Common Name(s): Brandt's Myotis [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      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 – vesper bats, vespertilionid bats, evening bats  
                                           SubfamilyMyotinae Tate, 1942 – myotis bats  
                                              GenusMyotis Kaup, 1829 – mouse-eared bats  
                                                 SubgenusMyotis (Pizonyx) Miller, 1906  
                                                    SpeciesMyotis brandtii (Eversmann, 1845) – Brandt's Myotis  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Benda, Petr, Suren Gazaryan, and Peter Vallo  
  Publication Date: 2016   
  Article/Chapter Title: On the distribution and taxonomy of bats of the Myotis mystacinus morphogroup from the Caucasus region (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Turkish Journal of Zoology, vol. 40   
  Page(s): 842-863   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1300-0179   
  Notes: doi: 10.3906/zoo-1505-47   
  Reference for: Myotis brandtii   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kruskop, Sergei V., Alex V. Borisenko, Natalia V. Ivanova, Burton K. Lim, and Judith L. Eger  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: Genetic diversity of northeastern palaearctic bats as revealed by DNA barcodes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Acta Chiropterologica, vol. 14, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-14   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1508-1109   
  Notes: doi: 10.3161/150811012X654222   
  Reference for: Myotis brandtii   
  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: Myotis brandtii, Brandt's Myotis [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, D. E., and R. A. Mittermeier, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2019   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook of the Mammals of the World. 9. Bats   
  Page(s): 1008   
  Publisher: Lynx Edicions   
  Publication Place: Barcelona, Spain   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-84-16728190   
  Reference for: Myotis brandtii, Brandt's Myotis [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
    Southern Asia  



  Comment: Status: IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) - Lower Risk (lc)  
    Comments: Listed as a subspecies of mystacinus by Ellerman and Morrison-Scott (1951), but see Strelkov and Buntova (1982) and Benda and Tsytsulina (2000). Does not include fujiensis, see Yoshiyuki (1989), Benda and Tsytsulina (2000), and Horácek et al. (2000). Includes gracilis, see Benda and Tsytsulina (2000), but also see Yoshiyuki (1989). Horácek et al. (2000) provisionally treated gracilis as distinct from brandtii and fujiensis pending further study. See also Yoon and Son (1989). Sometimes missp...  



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