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Post-Partum Œstrus in a Bat

Nature volume 143, page 643 (15 April 1939) | Download Citation

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ALL the insectivorous Chiroptera in which details of the breeding cycle are known are monœstrous, producing a single offspring, or sometimes twins, once a year.

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  1. Department of Zoology, University, Bristol. March 9.

    • L. HARRISON MATTHEWS

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