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Rhinopomatidae
Mouse-tailed bats, 1 genus 3 species. North Africa, Middle East, India, Sumatra
Craseonycteridae
Kitti's hog-nosed bat. One species, Thailand
Rhinolophidae
10 Genera, 130 species, Europe, Africa, Middle East, Asia, Australia
Megadermatidae
False Vampire bats, 4 Genera, 5 species. Old World tropics- Africa to Australia
Phyllostomidae
New World leaf nosed bats. 49 genera, 141 species. SW US to N S America. Eat everything
Emballonuridae
Sac-winged bats. 13 Genera, 47 Species. Subtropics and tropics both Old and New World
Mormoopidae
Mustached, ghost-faced, naked-backed bats. 2 genera, 8 species. Semiarid to tropical forest from SW US to N South America
Noctilionidae
Bulldog or fishing bats. 1 genus, 2 species. lowlands from N Mexico to Northern Argentina, Caribbean islands.
Molossidae
Free-tailed bats. 12 genera, 80 species. Old World from S Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia. New World from SW Canada through US to S America
Vespertilionidae
Evening bats. 35 Genera. 318 species. Worldwide except for polar distributions.