New issue of Acta Chiropterologica has been published, Vol. 23 (2):


Cytogenetic Analyses Detect Cryptic Diversity in Megaderma spasma from Malaysia
Marianne Volleth, Stefan Müller, Klaus-Gerhard Heller, Vladimir Trifonov, Thomas Liehr, Hoi-Sen Yong, Robert J. Baker, Faisal A. Anwarali Khan, Cibele G. Sotero-Caio
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 271-284, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: karyotype, fluorescence in-situ hybridization, Cytotaxonomy, chromosomal evolution

Intraspecific Variation of Myotis emarginatus (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) Inferred from Mitochondrial and Nuclear Genetic Markers
Marek Uvizl, Petr Benda
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 285-300, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: mtDNA, morphology, systematics, Western Palaearctic, nuclear DNA, Molecular phylogenetics

Low Population Structure and Genetic Diversity in Rhinolophus blasii at the Northern Limit of Its European Range: Are there Undiscovered Colonies?
Endre Jakab, Szilárd Bücs, Csaba Jére, István Csősz, Réka I. Jakab, Farkas Szodoray-Parádi, Octavian Popescu
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 301-311, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: Blasius’s horseshoe bat, Romania, mitochondrial marker, nuclear marker

Hidden Afrotropical Bat Diversity in Nigeria: Ten New Country Records from a Biodiversity Hotspot
Iroro Tanshi, Benneth Chigozie Obitte, Ara Monadjem, Tigga Kingston
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 313-343, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: Chiroptera, Bat, diversity, Afrotropical mountains, harp trap, mist net, echolocation

First Records of Seemingly Rare Bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) in Cambodia, with a Revised Checklist of Species for the Country
Neil M. Furey, Vuong T. Tu, Alan T. Hitch, Awatsaya Pimsai, Chor Kimashalen, Buor Vuthy, Yim Raksmey, Chheang Sarak, Sophie A. Borthwick, Lena Ch’ng, Say Sinly, Gábor Csorba, Ith Saveng, Gavin J. D. Smith, Chheang Dany, Ian H. Mendenhall
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 345-369, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: Cambodia, first country records, species checklist, bat conservation

Effect of 90Sr and 137Cs concentration on Hematological Parameters of Bats in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone (Ukraine)
Ihor Tovstuha, Olha Timofieieva, Viktor Kovalov, Anton Vlaschenko
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 371-376, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: Chiroptera, radionuclides, hematological parameters, Strontium, caesium, eco-immunology

Inter-Taxon and Seasonal Variations of Mineral Concentrations in Soft Tissues of Frugivorous Phyllostomid Bats in a Mineral-Limited Ecosystem
Daniel Ramos-H, Marta Williams, Rodrigo A. Medellín
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 377-386, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: Carollia, Stenodermatini, tissue mineral concentrations, mineral constraints, highland tropical forests

Ecoregions Occupied are More Related to Diet Diversity than Body Mass in Artibeina Bats
Romeo A. Saldaña-Vázquez, Federico Villalobos, Jesús R. Hernández-Montero, Daniel Ferreyra-García, José P. Molina-Rodríguez
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 387-393, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: Chiroptera, compared biology, Bayes factor, interaction matrices, null models

Diet Composition of Bats in a Human-Modified Tropical Landscape
Cecilia Kruszynski, Rafael de Andrade Moral, Cristiane Míllan, Thais R. Diniz-Reis, Marco A. R. Mello, Plinio B. de Camargo
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 395-404, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: Chiroptera, crops, stable isotopes, ecosystem services, insects, carbon-13, nitrogen-15

Meet You at the Local Watering Hole? No Use of an Artificial Water Resource, and Evidence of Dehydration in Hibernating Bats in the Prairies
Brandon J. Klüg-Baerwald, Cori L. Lausen, Bjoern Wissel, R. Mark Brigham
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 405-411, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: bats, Dehydration, hibernation, stable isotopes, torpor, water developments, arousals

Seasonality in the Emission of Contact Calls in Spix’s Disc-Winged Bats (Thyroptera tricolor) Suggests a Potential Role in Mate Attraction
H. Andrés Hernández-Pinsón, Silvia Chaves-Ramírez, Gloriana Chaverri
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 413-420, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: acoustics, communication, mating season, social calls, Thyroptera tricolor

Effects of Pine Forest Management Practices on Bat Functional Traits in a Subtropical Region
David Liposki Biassi, Ronei Baldissera, Daniel Galiano, Renan de Souza Rezende
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 421-431, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: Species composition, forearm length, environmental variables, functional composition

Distribution Modelling and Habitat Requirements of Micronycteris sanborni (Phyllostomidae) across the South America Dry Diagonal
Felipe P. da Silva, Martín A. Montes, Ana C. Lauer Garcia, Erich A. Fischer, Lucas G. da Silva
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 433-441, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: bats, Caatinga, Cerrado, conservation, geographic distribution, habitat suitability, Neotropics, niche modelling

Spatial Distribution of Bat Species on Hispaniola Island, the Greater Antilles
Miguel S. Núñez-Novas, Ricardo Torres, Armando Rodríguez-Durán, Juan M. Zorrilla
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 443-454, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: biogeography, bats, conservation priorities, MaxEnt, species distribution modeling

Bat Inventories at Caves and Mines on the Islands of Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao, and Proposed Conservation Actions
Fernando Simal, Linda Smith, Odette Doest, Clifford de Lannoy, Facundo Franken, Indra Zaandam, Daniela Simal, Jafet M. Nassar
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 455-474, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: bats, caves, Caribbean, day roosts, nursery roosts, reproduction, protection, ABC Islands

Distribution and Morphological Variation of Xeronycteris vieirai Gregorin and Ditchfield, 2005 (Chiroptera, Phyllostomidae)
Patricia Pilatti, Ricardo Moratelli, Ludmilla M. S. Aguiar, Diego Astúa
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 475-497, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: Caatinga, Cerrado, South American dry diagonal, geometric morphometrics, nectar-feeding bats, skull morphology

Use of Complementary Methods to Sample Bats in the Amazon
Giulliana Appel, Ubirajara D. Capaverde Jr, Leonardo Queiroz de Oliveira, Lucas G. do Amaral Pereira, Valéria da Cunha Tavares, Adrià López-Baucells, William E. Magnusson, Fabrício Beggiato Baccaro, Paulo E. D. Bobrowiec
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 499-511, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: acoustic monitoring, canopy net, Chiroptera, mist nets, roost finding, ultrasonic detectors

Going Bald — The Hairy Affair of Timing in Telemetry Studies: Moulting Activity in European Bat Species
Jon W. Rolfes, Jorge A. Encarnação, Nina I. Becker
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 513-523, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: fur, moulting, radio tag, telemetry, Myotis daubentonii, Myotis myotis, Pipistrellus pipistrellus

External Ears in Chiroptera: Form-Function Relationships in an Ecological Context
Celia López-González, César Ocampo-Ramírez
Acta Chiropterologica 23 (2), 525-545, (14 February 2022)
KEYWORDS: echolocation, Chiroptera, functional diversity, external ears, acoustic properties, foraging behaviour, ear morphology

New issue of Acta Chiropterologica published