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- Bas, Yves, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Acta chiropterologica 2016 v.18 no.2 pp. 477-488
- Chiroptera; acoustic properties; color; conservation status; echolocation; environmental factors; females; flight; forest reserves; fur; males; population size; tropical forests; Democratic Republic of the Congo
- ... The pied butterfly bat, Glauconycteris superba, is endemic to the tropical forest zone of Africa, where it was previously known from only five specimens. Here we report the capture of 10 individuals in two localities of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Mbiye Island and Yoko forest reserve), and we present the first acoustic data of the species recorded using a conventional microphone and a ho ...