ISSN 10674136, Russian Journal of Ecology, 2010, Vol. 41, No. 2, pp. 183–185. © Pleiades Publishing, Ltd., 2010. Original Russian Text © E.M. Pervushina, 2010, published in Ekologiya, 2010, No. 2, pp. 151–154. SHORT COMMUNICATIONS Spatial and Biotopic Distribution of Bats (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae) in the Southern Forest Zone of the Middle Urals E. M. Pervushina Institute of Plant and Animal Ecology, Ural Division, Russian Academy of Sciences, ul. Vos’mogo Marta 202, Yekaterinburg, 620144 Russia; email: firstname.lastname@example.org Received February 18, 2009 Key words: Middle Urals, bats, noncave summer habitats. DOI: 10.1134/S1067413610020128 Knowledge of the spatial and biotopic distribution graded as follows: solitary (one bat flying at a moment), of insectivorous bats (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae) is few (two to three bats flying simultaneously), and doubtlessly important for understanding the patterns numerous (four or more bats flying simultaneously). of recent bat community formation in the Palearctic. The density of bat detections (BDs) was calculated Relevant data available today are obviously insuffi according to Caughley (1979) by the formula cient. It is known that historical and recent land Number of detection points scape–zonal factors are especially important for the D = . Route length × Route width dispersal of animals and
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Published: Apr 8, 2010
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