"Chiroptera" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Order of mammals whose members are adapted for flight. It includes bats, flying foxes, and fruit bats.
- Horseshoe Bats
- Bat, Horseshoe
- Bats, Horseshoe
- Horseshoe Bat
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Chiroptera".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Chiroptera".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Chiroptera" by people in Profiles.
Two novel adenoviruses found in Cave Myotis bats (Myotis velifer) in Oklahoma. Virus Genes. 2020 Feb; 56(1):99-103.
Nuclear and mtDNA phylogenetic analyses clarify the evolutionary history of two species of native Hawaiian bats and the taxonomy of Lasiurini (Mammalia: Chiroptera). PLoS One. 2017; 12(10):e0186085.
Spatial characterization of colonies of the flying fox bat, a carrier of Nipah virus in Thailand. BMC Vet Res. 2015 Mar 28; 11:81.
Oxidative stress in vascular senescence: lessons from successfully aging species. Front Biosci. 2008 May 01; 13:5056-70.