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Witwatia Gunnell et al. 2008 (bat)

Osteichthyes - Microchiroptera - Philisidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 136265

Full reference: G. F. Gunnell, E. L. Simons, and E. R. Seiffert. 2008. New bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) from the late Eocene and early Oligocene, Fayum Depression, Egypt. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 28(1):1-11

Parent taxon: Philisidae according to G. F. Gunnell et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Dizzya, Philisis, Vampyravus

Subtaxa: Witwatia eremicus, Witwatia schlosseri, Witwatia sigei

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Type: Witwatia schlosseri

Ecology: scansorial insectivore