new bat of the genus Artibeus from the Lesser Antillean Island of St. Vincent

by J. Knox Jones

Publisher: The Museum, Texas Tech University in [Lubbock]

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  • Artibeus jamaicensis -- Classification.,
  • Mammals -- Classification.,
  • Mammals -- Saint Vincent -- Classification.

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StatementJ. Knox Jones, Jr.
SeriesOccasional papers - The Museum, Texas Tech University ; no. 51, Occasional papers (Texas Tech University. Museum) ;, no. 51.
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LC ClassificationsQL737.C57 J67
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Pagination6 p. :
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Open LibraryOL4446602M
LC Control Number79108569

Lesser Antilles The Lesser Antilles are an archipelago in the southeastern Caribbean, forming a barrier between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic islands were the first part of the New World to be settled and colonized by Europeans. An Artibeus aztecus in uska species han Chiroptera nga ginhulagway ni K. Andersen hadton An Artibeus aztecus in nahilalakip ha genus nga Artibeus, ngan familia nga Phyllostomidae. Ginklasipika han IUCN an species komo diri gud kababarak-an. Waray hini subspecies nga nakalista. Mga kasarigan. ; ; Mga sumpay ha gawas.   Within this large collection of islands are three main groups: the Bahamas, the Greater Antilles and the Lesser Antilles. The Bahamas include over 3, islands and reefs on the north and east side of the Caribbean Sea, beginning just off the coast of Florida. To the south are the islands of the Antilles. The Lesser Antilles mangrove ecoregion is comprised of a chain of islands at the southeastern edge of the Caribbean Sea from Sombrero and Anguilla in the north, to Grenada in the south. An inner arc is of more recent volcanic origin and of higher elevation up to on Martinique, while the outer arc consists of limestone on top of an eroded.

Media in category "Artibeus phaeotis"The following 6 files are in this category, out of 6 total. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Shipping list no.: P. Description: iii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 28 cm: Contents. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sanborn, Colin Campbell, Eight new bats of the genus Rhinolophus. Chicago, (OCoLC)   The Virgin Islands is an archipelago located in the northern part of the Lesser Antilles, in the Caribbean Sea. To the east lies the Atlantic Ocean and to the west the Caribbean. This archipelago comprises of three main islands: Saint Thomas (St. Thomas), Saint John (San Juan), and Water Island and other smaller islands.

Renaissance Resorts Popular Destinations in the Lesser Antilles. Among the most popular destinations in the Caribbean are the Virgin Islands, Guadeloupe, Antigua and Barbuda, and Aruba, each of which offers a variety of all-inclusive resorts and vacation packages, perfect for that island getaway vacation any time of year. Field Date ID 01/20/ Cora Miller Mine (Grant) Grant New Mexico Field Date ID 08/22/ water hole, 3mi E of Arivaipa (Graham) Graham Arizona Field Date ID 06/26/ Iron Mesa Lake (Catron) Catron New Mexico.   Northern Long-eared Bat Hibernacula and Maternity Roost Tree Location Information. The northern long-eared bat 4(d) rule prohibits incidental take that may occur from tree removal activities within feet of a known occupied maternity roost tree during the pup season (June 1 to July 31) or within a 1/4 mile of a hibernation site, year round. Lesser Antilles exert such a minor influence on species composition that it is scarcely detectable. This was particularly astonishing in the case of the northern Lesser Antilles, a group of 10 islands lying to the north and northwest of Guadeloupe, and to the east of the Virgins (Fig. 1). These islands comprise 2 natural groups, an inner.

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Get this from a library. A new bat of the genus Artibeus from the Lesser Antillean Island of St. Vincent. [J Knox Jones]. Leach, Artibeus jamaicensis range.

The Jamaican, common or Mexican fruit bat (Artibeus jamaicensis) is a fruit-eating bat native to Mexico, through Central America to northwestern South America, as well as the Greater and many of the Lesser Antilles.

It is also an uncommon resident of the Southern : Mammalia. Bats of St. Vincent, Lesser Antilles. Article. we place the bat fauna of St. Vincent as the southern-most island in the Lesser Antillean Faunal Core. A new bat of the genus Artibeus from.

The genus. Ariteus as currently understood is rep- resented by a single species. Ariteusflavescens, which is confined to island of Jamaica in the Greater Antilles. It is surprising given the restricted distribution of the species that it.

was. among the first. of the. New. World. bats to be described (Gray, 1). Philip Henry Gosse () wasCited by: 1. NEW SUBSPECIES OF BATS OF THE GENUS STURNIRA FROM. THE. LESSER ANTILLES, WEST INDTES. The last systematic review of the yellow-shoul- dered bats of the Neotropical genus Slurnira in the Lesser Antilles was in (Jones and Phillips, ).

that point in time, two species-4umira lilium and Stuunira ~homasi-were known from these : Hugh H. Genoways. Bats of the genus Artibeus Leach are an important component of the Neotropical chiropteran fauna and comprise a diverse and recent rad iation of the family Phyllo stomidae (Baker et al.

In terms of number of species, the St. Vincent bat fauna is comparable in size to several of the other larger islands in Lesser Antilles-Martinique (11 species; Barataud et al.Issartel. The Lesser Antilles arguably have seen the most attention with regards to bat research in the Caribbean.

This includes large scale studies of island biogeography (Ricklefs. Genus Artibeus - Neotropical fruit bats Subgenus Artibeus.

Large fruit-eating bat, Artibeus amplus lives in Colombia, Venezuela, and Guyana. Fringed fruit-eating bat, Artibeus fimbriatus has its habitat in southern Brazil, in Paraguay and in the North of Argentina. Fraternal fruit-eating bat, Artibeus fraterculus is only known in Ecuador and Peru.

Hairy fruit-eating bat, Artibeus hirsutus lives in western Mexico. Given the geographic location of St. Vincent in the southern Lesser Antilles, it would be expected that bat species colonized the island following a stepping stone model from either the north via.

Artibeus (Artibeus) lituratus in Mammal Species of the World. Wilson, Don E. & Reeder, DeeAnn M. (Editors) Mammal Species of the World – A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. ANTILLEAN BAT COMMUNITIES CO u ο CO L οJ CL CO O Greater Antilles * Lesser Antilles Ο •4- -h-1 10 1E4 ISLAND AREA (square kilometres) 1E5 Fig.

— Relationship between the species-genus ratio and island area for the bat faunas of 25 Antillean islands. DISCUSSION. The flat-faced fruit-eating bat (Artibeus planirostris) is a South American species of bat in the family Phyllostomidae.

It is sometimes considered a subspecies of the Jamaican fruit bat, but can be distinguished by its larger size, the presence of faint stripes on the face, and of a third molar tooth on each side of the upper jaw.

Genetic analysis has also shown that the two species may not be closely. No comprehensive survey of the chiropteran fauna of the Antillean island of Antigua has been undertaken in the past.

Seven species of bats have been reported in the literature from the island previously, but these have appeared in scattered reports. The first report of bats from Antigua was by Allen (1 ) when he reported a single specimen of Noctilio leporinus and two of Artibeus.

Venezuela, and from the southern Lesser Antilles. Haplotypes of Artibeus jamaicensis, A. schwartzi, and A. planirostris were identified sympatrically on Carriacou, a small island in the southern Lesser Antilles that is ecologically monotypic.

The magnitude of genetic divergence separating A. jamaicensis, A. planirostris, and. The Lesser Antilles (Spanish: Pequeñas Antillas; French: Petites Antilles; Papiamento: Antias Menor; Dutch: Kleine Antillen) is a group of islands in the Caribbean form a long, partly volcanic island arc between the Greater Antilles to the north-west and the continent of South America.

The islands form the eastern boundary of the Caribbean Sea with the Atlantic Ocean. An Artibeus lituratus in uska species han Chiroptera nga syahan ginhulagway ni Ignaz von Olfers hadton An Artibeus lituratus in nahilalakip ha genus nga Artibeus, ngan familia nga Phyllostomidae.

Ginklasipika han IUCN an species komo diri gud kababarak-an. Waray hini subspecies nga nakalista. Mga kasarigan. ; ; Mga sumpay ha gawas.

The Lesser Antilles island arc is composed of two Cenozoic volcanic arcs, the older (early Eocene to mid-Oligocene) and the Recent (early Miocene to Present) arcs, superimposed on a Meszoic proto-arc belonging to a larger geodynamic feature, the Mesozoic Caribbean arc (M.C.A.), initiated in the Early Cretaceous.

The Lesser Antilles arc experienced. Thomas's fruit-eating bat (Dermanura watsoni), sometimes also popularly called Watson's fruit-eating bat, is a species of bat in the family Phyllostomidae. It is found in southern Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama and South American range is to the west of the Andes.

The species name is in honor of H. Watson, a plantation owner in western Panama. Analysis of the bat fauna of the Antillean Islands suggest that the most probable source of invasion of the islands by bats is by overwater dispersal.

The bat fauna of the Greater Antilles is unique, a percentage of endemism on each island being over 50 percent except for the Virgin Islands which has 33 percent endemics. The richest bat fauna in the Antilles is on Cuba (32 species) followed. An Artibeus phaeotis in uska species han Chiroptera nga syahan ginhulagway ni Miller hadton An Artibeus phaeotis in nahilalakip ha genus nga Artibeus, ngan familia nga Phyllostomidae.

Ginklasipika han IUCN an species komo diri gud kababarak-an. Waray hini subspecies nga nakalista. Mga kasarigan. ; ; Mga sumpay ha gawas. Capture ID Artibeus cinereus Female Unknown Unknown Capture ID Artibeus cinereus Female Unknown Unknown Capture ID Artibeus cinereus Female Unknown Unknown Capture ID Artibeus cinereus Female Unknown Unknown Capture ID Artibeus cinereus Male Unknown Unknown.

and Lesser Antilles and range from southern Mexico to north-western Argentina (Redford and restored in disturbed areas due to natural disasters and furthermore the redevelopment of New W., Werner, H.J. and Roberts, J.H. The facial glands of a fruit-eating bat, Artibeus jamaicensis (Leach) Journal of Mammalogy 33(1) Lesser Antillean Fruit-eating Bat - Brachyphylla cavernarum Subfamily Carolliinae Genus Carollia Genus Artibeus Artibeus amplus Artibeus anderseni Artibeus cinereus Artibeus concolor Island Flying Fox - Pteropus hypomelanus The Lubee Foundation; Pteropus admiralitatum.

Caribbean islands range from ° N to ° N latitude and from ° W to ° W longitude. They differ greatly in physical characteristics and range from small. An Artibeus inopinatus in uska species han Chiroptera nga ginhulagway ni Davis ngan Carter hadton An Artibeus inopinatus in nahilalakip ha genus nga Artibeus, ngan familia nga Phyllostomidae.

Ginklasipika han IUCN an species komo kulang hin datos. Waray hini subspecies nga nakalista. Mga kasarigan. ; Family Phyllostomidae New World leaf-nosed bats. Phyllostomidae: information (1) Phyllostomidae: pictures (50) Phyllostomidae: specimens () Genus Artibeus fruit-eating bats. Artibeus: pictures (2) Artibeus: specimens (68) Related Taxa.

Species Artibeus jamaicensis Jamaican fruit-eating bat. See what's new with book lending at the Internet Archive. A line drawing of the Internet Archive headquarters building façade. An illustration of a magnifying glass. An illustration of a magnifying glass.

Review of Antillean bats of the genus Ariteus Item Preview remove-circle. An Artibeus hirsutus in uska species han Chiroptera nga ginhulagway ni K. Andersen hadton An Artibeus hirsutus in nahilalakip ha genus nga Artibeus, ngan familia nga Phyllostomidae. Ginklasipika han IUCN an species komo diri gud kababarak-an.

Waray hini subspecies nga nakalista. Mga kasarigan. Artibeus (Artibeus) obscurus in Mammal Species of the World. Wilson, Don E. & Reeder, DeeAnn M. (Editors) Mammal Species of the World – A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference.

CENTRAL PARK WEST AT 79TH STREET, NEW YORK, NY Number22 pp., 7 figures, 2 tables Octo A Revision of Extant Greater Antillean Bats of the Genus Natalus ADRIAN TEJEDOR,1 VALERIA DA C.

TAVARES,1 AND GILBERTO SILVA-TABOADA2 ABSTRACT The taxonomy of the genus Natalus in the Greater Antilles has been controversial for decades. dos area excepted) provide new insights to the physiography and structure of this island arc and permit a speculative re- constitution of the evolution of the area since the Late Jurassic.

The present configuration of the Lesser Antilles island arc is .The ratio of the number of species to the number of genera in an island community has long been recognised as a potential proxy indicator of competitive interaction.

An analysis of this relationship in the bat fauna of the Antillean archipelago demonstrates that the observed species-genus ratios are significantly depressed below null-model expectations, and that the magnitude of this.