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Table 1 Details on bat samples (n = 486) investigated in this study.

From: Diseases in free-ranging bats from Germany

Genus Species Number of bats   Sex   Age
   n %   f m n.d.   1 2 3 4
Pipistrellus P. pipistrellus 138 28.4   46 84 8   1 39 12 86
  P. nathusii 33 6.8   8 25 -   - - 11 22
  P. kuhlii 8 1.6   4 4 -   - 2 2 4
  P. pygmaeus 4 0.8   1 3 -   - - - 4
Nyctalus N. noctula 92 18.9   40 48 4   4 5 1 82
  N. leisleri 3 0.6   2 1 -   - 1 1 1
Eptesicus E. serotinus 53 10.9   13 21 19   1 7 3 42
  E. nilssonii 17 3.5   9 7 1   - 2 - 15
Myotis M. mystacinus 38 7.8   20 18 -   1 18 12 7
  M. daubentonii 20 4.1   11 9 -   - 4 5 11
  M. nattereri 17 3.5   4 12 1   - - 1 16
  M. myotis 8 1.6   1 6 1   - - - 8
  M. brandtii 3 0.6   1 2 -   - 1 1 1
  M. bechsteinii 1 0.2   - 1 -   - 1 - -
  M. dasycneme 1 0.2   - - 1   - - - 1
Plecotus P. auritus 24 4.9   10 12 2   - 3 5 16
  P. austriacus 1 0.2   1 - -   - - 1 -
Vespertilio V. murinus 23 4.7   7 16    - 3 10 10
Barbastella B. barbastellus 2 4.1   1 1 -   - - - 2
  1. f, female; m, male; n.d., not determined
  2. 1, neonate; 2, juvenile; 3, subadult; 4, adult