Desmodus rotundus

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Desmodus rotundus

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Noctilionoidea 
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Ordo: Chiroptera
Subordo: Microchiroptera
Superfamilia: Noctilionoidea

Familia: Phyllostomidae
Subfamilia: Desmodontinae
Genus: Desmodus
Species: Desmodus rotundus

Name[edit]

Desmodus rotundus (E. Geoffroy, 1810)

Type locality: Paraguay, Asuncion.

Synonyms[edit]

  • cinerea D'Orbigny, 1834
  • dorbignyi Waterhouse, 1838
  • ecaudatus Schinz, 1821
  • fuscus Burmeister, 1854
  • mordax Burmeister, 1879
  • murinus Wagner, 1840
  • rufus Wied-Neuwied, 1824

References[edit]

Distribution[edit]

  • Uruguay, North Argentina, Paraguay, Bolivia, and North Chile north to Sonora, Nuevo León and Tamaulipas (Mexico)
  • Margarita Island (Venezuela)
  • Trinidad

Vernacular names[edit]

čeština: Upír obecný
Deutsch: Gemeiner Vampir
English: Common Vampire Bat
español: Desmodus rotundus
français: Desmodus rotundus
עברית: ערפד מצוי
lietuvių: Didysis vampyras
Nederlands: Gewone vampier
日本語: ナミチスイコウモリ
polski: Wampir zwyczajny
português: Morcego-vampiro
Runa Simi: Wiruchu
suomi: Isoverenimijä
ไทย: ค้างคาวแวมไพร์, ค้างคาวดูดเลือด
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