Check List 10(2): 411-413, doi: 10.15560/10.2.411
First occurrence of Nyctinomops macrotis (Gray, 1839) (Chiroptera: Molossidae) in Espírito Santo, southeastern Brazil
expand article infoJoão Paulo Maires Hoppe, Mariana Brandão Simões, Vinícius Teixeira Pimenta, Narcisa Imaculada Brant Moreira, Karina Miranda Marinho§, Albert David Ditchfield|
‡ Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo, Brazil§ Instituto de Defesa Agropecuária e Florestal do Espírito Santo, Brazil| iversidade Federal do Espírito Santo,
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The first occurrence of Nyctinomops macrotis (Gray, 1839) in Espírito Santo state, Southeastern Brazil is reported. A specimen was registered in Vitória, capital of the state, on January 26th, 2011. Morphological aspects of this species are discussed. External and cranial measurements obtained for the specimen and a map with the current known records for the N. macrotis in Brazil are provided.
bats; new record; distribution; Brazil; Espírito Santo