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Table 1 Sampled bat species and CoV and PMV prevalences detected

From: Coronavirus and paramyxovirus in bats from Northwest Italy

Genus Species n°sampled (n° pos) CoV detection; n/N (%) PMV detection; n/N (%)
Pipistrellus Pipistrellus kuhlii 56 (4) 2/56; 3.6% 2/56; 3.6%
  Pipistrellus pipistrellus 20 (5) 4/20; 20% 1/20; 5%
  Pipistrellus nathusii 2   
Myotis Myotis myotis 43 (4) 4/43; 9.3%  
  Myotis brandtii 1   
  Myotis bechsteinii 1   
  Myotis nattereri 22 (3) 3/22; 13,6%  
  Myotis daubentonii 24 (2) 2/24; 8.3%  
  Myotis emarginatus 29   
  Myotis oxygnathus 23 (2) 2/23; 8.7%  
  Myotis mistacinus 3   
Hypsugo Hypsugo savii 5   
Plecotus Plecotus auritus 14 (1) 1/14; 7.1%  
  Plecotus austriacus 1   
  Plecotus macrobullaris 1   
  Barbastella barbastellus 17   
Nyctalus Nyctalus leisleri 1   
Rhinolophus Rhinolophus ferrumequinum 38 (18) 18/38; 47.4%  
  Rhinolophus hipposideros 1   
  Total 302 (39) 36/302; 12% [95% CI: 9.6–17] 3/302; 1% [95% CI: 0.3–3,1]
  1. 95% Confidence Interval (95% CI) is expressed only for CoV and PMV overall rates