First record of Miniopterus schreibersii in the Czech Republic (Chiroptera: Miniopteridae) [První nález létavce stěhovavého (Miniopterus schreibersii) v České republice (Chiroptera: Miniopteridae)]

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Lynx, new series | 2011/42/1

On 21 April 2011, an adult male of the Schreibers’ bat (Miniopterus schreibersii) was caught in the Hranická propast (Hranická Chasm, 49° 32’ N, 17° 45’ E, 315 m a. s. l., Hranice na Moravě, Přerov District), from a crevice of the chasm wall above a pond. This record represents the first evidence of this bat species as well as a new family in the Czech Republic. It documents the affinity of marginal populations of the species to warmer cave systems.

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