Parastrellus hesperus

Parastrellus hesperus

Taxonavigation Edit

Taxonavigation: Vespertilionoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Cladus: Synapsida
Cladus: Eupelycosauria
Cladus: Sphenacodontia
Cladus: Sphenacodontoidea
Cladus: Therapsida
Cladus: Theriodontia
Cladus: Cynodontia
Cladus: Eucynodontia
Cladus: Probainognathia
Cladus: Prozostrodontia
Cladus: Mammaliaformes
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Trechnotheria
Infraclassis: Zatheria
Supercohors: Theria
Cohors: Eutheria
Infraclassis: Placentalia
Cladus: Boreoeutheria
Superordo: Laurasiatheria
Ordo: Chiroptera
Subordo: Yangochiroptera
Superfamilia: Vespertilionoidea

Familia: Vespertilionidae
Subfamilia: Vespertilioninae
Genus: Parastrellus
Species: Parastrellus hesperus
Subspecies (2): P. h. hesperus – P. h. maximus

Name Edit

Holotype: not assigned.

Lectotype: USNM 5406/37406, adult ♂, body in alcohol with skull removed. [designated by G. S. Miller (1897: 88)]

Type locality: “Ft. Yuma, Cal.” [=Old Fort Yuma, Imperial Co., California, United States].

Combinations Edit

  • Scotophilus hesperus H. Allen, 1864: 43 [original combination]
  • Vesperugo hesperus: Dobson, 1878: 228 [name combination]
  • Pipistrellus hesperus: Miller, 1897: 88 [name combination]
  • Pipistrellus (Hypsugo) hesperus: Hill & Harrison, 1987: 246 [name combination]
  • Hypsugo hesperus: Koopman, 1993 [name combination]
  • P[arastrellus]. hesperus: Hoofer, Van Den Bussche & Horáček, 2006: 982 [name combination]

References Edit

Primary references Edit

  • Allen, H. 1864. Monograph of the bats of North America. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 7: 1–85. BHL
  • Dobson, G.E. 1878. Catalogue of the Chiroptera in the collection of the British Museum. Trustees of the British Museum, London, United Kingdom. BHL
  • Miller, G.S., Jr. 1897. Revision of the North American Bats of the Family Vespertilionidae. North American Fauna 13:1–136. DOI: 10.3996/nafa.13.0001
  • Hill, J.E. & Harrison, D.L. 1987. The baculum in the Vespertilioninae (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) with a systematic review, a synopsis of Pipistrellus and Eptesicus and the description of a new genus and subgenus. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Zoology Series 52(7): 225–305. BHL
  • Koopman, K.F. 1993. Chiroptera. pp. 137–241 in Wilson, D.E. & Reeder, D.M. (Eds.). Mammal Species of the world. A taxonomic and geographic reference. Second Edition. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press.
  • Hoofer, S.R., Van Den Bussche, R.A. & Horáček, I. 2006. Generic Status of the American Pipistrelles (Vespertilionidae) with Description of a New Genus. Journal of Mammalogy 87(5): 981–992. DOI: 10.1644/05-MAMM-A-425R1.1 Reference page

Additional references Edit

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Vernacular names Edit

English: Western Pipistrelle, Canyon Bat
español: Pipistrelo del oeste americano