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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A subfamily of bats of the family Phyllostomatidæ, having simple nostrils without nose-leaf, but the chin with leaf-like appendages, and having 2 incisors in each upper and lower half-jaw, and 2 premolars above and 3 below on each side. There are two genera, Chilomycteris and Mormops.


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