Record details

Title
    Variation of mitochondrial DNA in the Hipposideros caffer complex (Chiroptera: Hipposideridae) and its taxonomic implications
Author
    Benda, Petr
    Guillén-Servent, Antonio
    Koubek, Petr
    Pires, Debra
    Vallo, Peter
Language
    anglicky
Publication type
    článek v periodiku
Source title - serial
    Acta Chiropterologica
Vol./nr.
    Roč. 10, č. 2
Pages
    13
Year
    2008
Thesaurus term
    Africa
    cryptic species
    cytochrome b
    Hipposideros caffer
    Hipposideros ruber
    leaf-nosed bats
    molecular systematics
    phylogeny
Keyword
    Caffer
    Chiroptera
    Complex
    DNA
    Hipposideridae
    Hipposideros
    Implications
    Mitochondrial
    Taxonomic
    Variation
Abstract (in english)
   The paper descibes new mtochondrial lineages in the Hipposideros caffer complex, a widespread from of roud-leaf bat of Africa. The results showed existence of five lineages considerable as full species, instead of two-three currently recognised.
Contributor
    Národní muzeum Praha
Contributor code
    NM
Source format
    R
Import date
    8. 8. 2012