What is another word for pipistrellus?

Pronunciation: [pˈɪpɪstɹˌɛləs] (IPA)

Pipistrellus is a genus of small bats often referred to as the pipistrelles. Common synonyms for pipistrelles include the common pipistrelle, the soprano pipistrelle, and the Nathusius' pipistrelle. Other potential synonyms may include "microbat" or the more general "trumpet-eared bat," though these terms do not necessarily refer specifically to the Pipistrellus genus. Pipistrelles are known for their small size, quick movements, and use of echolocation to navigate and locate prey. Despite their diminutive size, they are widespread across much of the world and highly adaptable to a variety of environments.

Synonyms for Pipistrellus:

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    Animalia (kingdom containing all animals), Mammalia (taxonomic class including all species of mammals), Vertebrata (taxonomic class including all vertebrates).

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Usage examples for Pipistrellus

In these two features they agree with the specimens from Veracruz and with specimens of pipistrellus subflavus from the United States and Canada.
"A Synopsis of the American Bats of the Genus Pipistrellus"
Walter W. Dalquest E. Raymond Hall
Vesperugo veracrucis Ward, therefore, proves to be only a subspecies of pipistrellus subflavus, but is well characterized by dark color and small size.
"A Synopsis of the American Bats of the Genus Pipistrellus"
Walter W. Dalquest E. Raymond Hall
In the same collection there is a specimen of pipistrellus subflavus providing the westernmost record of occurrence of that species.
"A Synopsis of the American Bats of the Genus Pipistrellus"
Walter W. Dalquest E. Raymond Hall

Related words: bat name, bat facts, pipistrella facts, pipistrellus habitat, pipistrellus species, pipistrellus identification, pipistrellus food, pipistrellus lifespan

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  • what are the characteristics of a pipistrellus bat?
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