Carollia perspicillata. Carollia perspicillata, Seba’s short-tailed bat. Photo by Merlin D. Tuttle, courtesy of Bat Conservation International. Here we provide evidence on the consumption of leaves by Carollia perspicillata in northeastern Brazil, through records of its feeding behavior. INTRODUCTION. Carollia perspicillata has proven to be a valuable laboratory model for studies in reproduction and development. We present here an overview.

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Hierarchical fruit selection by neotropical leaf-nosed bats Chiroptera: Classification Kingdom Animalia animals Animalia: Tomes’s sword-nosed bat L.

Also may be an important pollinator to many plant species.

Frugivorous and animalivorous bats Microchiroptera: While ADW staff and contributors provide references to books xarollia websites that we believe are reputable, we cannot necessarily endorse the contents of references beyond our control.


Volume 44 Issue 2 Janpp. Generalist, feeding on perdpicillata least 50 different species of fruit. Consumption of leaves by Carollia perspicillata Chiroptera, Phyllostomidae: Volume 20 Issue 1 Janpp.

Volume 65 Issue 1 Janpp. Seed predation by the wrinkle-faced bat Centurio senex: Volume 64 Issue 4 Janpp. Also pollen and insects.

ADW: Carollia perspicillata: INFORMATION

See all formats and pricing. Folivory in the giant fruit-eating bat Artibeus amplus Phyllostomidae: Volume 11 Issue 1 Janpp. Volume 50 Issue 3 Janpp. Pygmy round-eared bat L. Suthakar Issac and M.

Carollia perspicillata

Retrieved 21 November Volume 69 Issue Decpp. Precipitation is typically not limiting, but may be somewhat seasonal.

The Animal Diversity Web is an educational resource written largely by and for college students. Volume 71 Issue 4 Decpp. White-winged vampire bat D. Volume 26 Issue 4 Janpp.

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Carollia perspicillata Linnaeus Views Read Edit View history. However, they still employ echolocation as a primary method of orientation. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Males are territorial of their roosts, and will often fight other intruding males by means of boxing.


Volume 54 Issue 1 Janpp. Vedi le condizioni d’uso per i dettagli. Supplementary Article Materials Supplementary material. Yellow-throated big-eared bat L.

Seba’s short-tailed bat

Key Behaviors motile Communication and Perception Perception Channels tactile chemical Food Eprspicillata Generalist, feeding on a least 50 different species of fruit. Underwood’s long-tongued bat H.

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