Theriologia Ukrainica
(former Proceedings of the Theriological School)

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download pdfSkubak, E. Analysis of bat roadkills in Sviati Hory National Nature Park based on data of a 10 years long research. Theriologia Ukrainica. 2018. Vol. 16: 131134.


 

title

Analysis of bat roadkills in Sviati Hory National Nature Park based on data of a 10 years long research

author(s)

Skubak, E.

affiliation

National Natural Park Sviati Hory (Sviatohirsk, Ukraine)

bibliography

Theriologia Ukrainica. 2018. Vol. 16: 131134.

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language

Ukrainian, with English extended summary, titles of tables, captures to figs, and references

abstract

The article presents the results of a 10 years long research on roadkills in Sviati Hory National Nature Park. The research was held in 20062016. In total, 24 roadkilled bats belonging to 9 species were found: Myotisnattereri, Myotisdaubentoni, Plecotusauritus, Nyctalusnoctula, Pipistrelluskuhlii, Pipistrelluspygmaeus, Pipistrellusnathusii, Eptesicusserotinus,and Vespertiliomurinus. All roadkilled specimens were recorded during the summer-autumn period, from June until November. The most frequent roadkills are the brown long-eared bat and two pipistrelle species. The negative impact of roads on populations of bats may not be significant in this region. Monitoring of roads on the subject of dead animals may be useful for the registration of finds of rare species and for collecting materials of species with high conservation status.

keywords

Sviaty Hory National Nature Park, roadkills, bats.

   

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