Phyllostomatidae


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Related to Phyllostomatidae: Leaf nosed bat, Spectral Bat

Phyllostomatidae

[‚fil·ə·stō′mad·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The New World leaf-nosed bats (Chiroptera), a large tropical and subtropical family of insect- and fruit-eating forms with narrow, pointed ears.
References in periodicals archive ?
293-350, en: Biology of Bats of the New World, family Phyllostomatidae (RJ Baker, JK Jones y DC Carter, eds.