Karyology of eight species of bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) from Hainan Island, China

@inproceedings{Wu2009KaryologyOE,
  title={Karyology of eight species of bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) from Hainan Island, China},
  author={Yi Wu and Masaharu Motokawa and Yu-chun Li and Masashi Harada and Zhuotong Chen and Liang-kong Lin},
  booktitle={International journal of biological sciences},
  year={2009}
}
Karyotypes and chromosomal data are presented for eight bat species representing two families (Rhinolophidae and Vespertilionidae) from Hainan Island, China. The species investigated were Rhinolophus lepidus (2n = 62, FN = 60), R. pusillus (2n = 62, FN = 60), R. affinis (2n = 62, FN = 60), R. sinicus (2n = 36, FN = 60), Myotis horsfieldi (2n = 44, FN = 52), Pipistrellus abramus (2n = 26, FN = 44), Miniopterus australis (2n = 46, FN = 50) and M. schreibersii (2n = 46, FN = 50). The karyotype of… CONTINUE READING