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Evolutionary patterns and processes in the radiation of phyllostomid bats

Leandro R Monteiro12* and Marcelo R Nogueira3

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Biological Sciences and Hull York Medical School, The University of Hull, Hull, HU6 7RX, UK

2 Laboratorio de Ciencias Ambientais, Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense, Av. Alberto Lamego 2000, Campos dos Goytacazes, RJ, Brazil

3 Departamento de Biologia Animal, Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, Seropedica, RJ, Brazil

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011, 11:137  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-137

Published: 23 May 2011

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Table of sample sizes, diet and shape variables per species. File in pdf format with sample sizes, dietary preferences, cranial size and shape principal component scores for each species.

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Animation showing the principal component ordination of shape. File in gif format (animated gif) showing a rotating shape principal component ordination with species names.

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