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Content (https://nyctalus.com/alle-hefte/band-19-heft-4-5/):

Original studies

Röse, N., Sauerbier, W. & Fritze, M.: Long-term data from microclimate and barbarstelle bats show an effect of climate change in bat hibernacula

Bernd, D.: Declines of two bat species in the border triangle of Hesse, Baden-Wuerttemberg and Rhineland-Palatinate

Wojtaszyn, G., Dzięgielewska, M., Ignaszak, K., Rutkowski, T., Bernard, R., Heise, G., Blohm, T., Schmidt, A., Oldenburg, W., Ittermann, l., Olejnik, P. & Ohlendorf, B.: Migration of the Great Mouse Ear (Myotis myotis) between Poland and Germany

Mezger, D., Fuchs, H. & Bertscheit, R.: Record of a common pipistrelle (Pipistrellus pipistrellus Schreber, 1774) trapped in a web of a saw toothed angled spider (Araneus angulatus hentz, 1847)

Weidner, H.: Phenological and reproductive biology studies on over 10-year-old Natterer’s bats (Myotis nattereri)

Graf, M., Wiedemann, M. & Lemberg, D.: The occurrence of the Bechstein’s bat (Myotis bechsteinii) in the region of Siegerland (North Rhine-Westphalia, Rhineland-Palatinate) and implementation of integrative protection and development measures

Koplitz-Weissgerber, A. & Zahn, A.: Phenology of bat activity in stables

Practical reports

Wojtaszyn, G., Łochyński, M., Jaros, R., Rutkowski, T., Hochrein, A. & Teige, T.: Two cases of a typical flight direction of the common noctule bat (Nyctalus noctula) from Germany to Poland

Breit, A.M.: Biodiversity Research in Southeast Asia – In Honor of Dr. Faisal Khan

Leitl, R.: Hot-chambers as an important contribution to conservation of the last German colony of the greater horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus ferrumequinum) in the “Bat House Hohenburg”

Dietz, C. & Dietz, I.: Hot-chambers in maternity colonies of greater mouse-eared bat (Myotis myotis) – a case study

Horn, J.: Raccoons (Procyon lotor) as a potential threat to native bats, part 1: case example of a roost of the greater mouse-eared bat (Myotis myotis)

Ohlendorf, B., Brand, R. & Juling, P.: Measures to protect rock quarters of bats against predators in Saxony-Anhalt. Part 1, rock quarters of the lesser horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus hipposideros) near Freyburg, Unstrut (Saxony-Anhalt)

Bat Portrait No. 14

Decher, J. & Weber, N.: The Western African Long-tongued Fruit Bat (Megaloglossus azagnyi Nesi, Kadjo & Hassanin, 2012)

Short communications

Koss, s. & Dietz, C.: First doubtles record of Savi’s pipistrelle bat (Hypsugo savii) in Baden-Wuerttemberg

Markovets, M. J., Shapoval, A. P., Ohlendorf, B. & Kuhring, K.: Recaptures of Nathusius’ pipistrelle (Pipistrellus nathusii) from the curonian Spit (russia)

Weidner, H.: Indirect evidence of reproduction of noctules (Nyctalus noctula) and remarkable long-distance recaptures of a female noctule in Eastern Thuringia

Ahmim, M., Benakli, A. & Mainassara, M.M.: Recent observation of the European free tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis) in an urban environment in the northeast of Algeria

Kuhring, K.: Of great importance: The correct use of „non-self-cleaning“ bat boxes for environmental planning and bat conservation


In memory of Hildegard Dieterich

In memory of Prof. Dr. Ingemar Ahlén

In memory of Dr. Jens Rydell


Nyctalus Volume 19 Issue 4-5 (2021) published