1. College of Life Sciences, Central China Normal University, Wuhan 430079, China; 2. Institute of Zoology, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China;3. Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China;4. School of Life Sciences, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200062, China
We captured one female Miniopterus magnater (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) with partial albinism on its ventral neck in a mine cave in Jinzhai County, Anhui Province China, on October 24, 2006. The body mass, body length with head, forearm length, tibia length, hind foot length, tail length, ear length and ear width of this bat are 14.4 g, 50.1 mm, 48.2 mm, 20.7 mm, 9.3 mm, 51.2 mm, 10.7 mm and 8.8 mm, respectively, which are all in the parameter range of normal individuals.