Pipistrellus

noun Pip·is·trel·lus \ˌpipə̇ˈstreləs\

Definition of Pipistrellus

  1. :  a nearly cosmopolitan genus of very small vespertilionid bats having a blunt tragus and 34 teeth

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Origin and Etymology of pipistrellus

New Latin, from Italian pipistrello


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