‘eighty years of promoting biodiversity conservation through taxonomic research, scientific training and international networks’

Harrison Institute, Centre for Biodiversity Research

1960 - 1964 (33 publications including one monograph [Harrison, D. L. 1964])


Harrison, D. L. 1964. The Mammals of Arabia. 1. Introduction. Insectivora. Chiroptera. Primates. pp 192. Benn, London.

Harrison, D. L. 1964. A new subspecies of Natterer’s Bat, Myotis nattereri Kuhl (Mammalia: Chiroptera) from Israel. Zeitschrift fur Saugetierkunde 29(1): 58-60. [PDF available]

Harrison, D. L. 1964. An Arabian Quest. The Shooting Times. June 4th 1964.

Harrison, D. L. 1964. Notes on some Southern Rhodesian Microchiroptera. Arnoldia 1 (3): 1-3.

Harrison, D. L. 1964. Some systematic and anatomical observations on the Formosan tailless Leaf-nosed Bat, Coelops frithi formosanus Hirikawa, 1928. Mammalia (Paris) 28(1): 88-93.

Harrison, D. L. and R.E.Lewis, 1964. Note on the occurrence of the Weasel (Mustela nivalis Linnaeus, 1766) (Carnivora: Mustelinae) in Lebanon. Zeitschrift fur Saugetierkunde 29(3):179-181.


Harrison, D. L. 1963. A new bat for Israel, Eptesicus innesi Lataste, 1887, with some remarks on the affinities of this species. Zeitschrift fur Saugetierkunde 28 (2): 107-110.

Harrison, D. L. 1963. A note on the occurrence of the Greater Mouse-tailed Bat, Rhinopoma microphyllum Brunnich 1782, in Lebanon. Mammalia (Paris) 27(2): 305-307.

Harrison, D.L. 1963. Some observations on Myotis dogalensis Monticelli, 1887. (Mammalia: Chiroptera). Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria. Genoa 63: 325-332.

Harrison, D. L. 1963. Report on a collection of Bats (Microchiroptera) from N.W. Iran. Zeitschrift fur Saugetierkunde 28 (5): 301- 308.

Harrison, D. L. 1963. Some observations on the White-toothed Shrews (Genus Crocidura Wagler, 1832) of Israel. Bulletin of the research council of Israel Sect.B 11B (4): 177-182; 1 Tab; 3 figs.

Harrison, D. L. 1963. On the occurrence in Israel of the Pygmy Gerbil Gerbillus (Hendecapleura) henleyi de Winton 1903. Mammalia (Paris) 27 (3):352-355.

Harrison, D. L. 1963. Observations on the North African Serotine Bat . Eptesicus serotinus isabellinus (Temminck, 1840) (Mammalia: Chiroptera). Zoologische Mededeelingen 38 (12): 208- 212.

Harrison, D. L. 1963. A note on the occurrence of the Forest bat, Kerivoula smithii Thomas, 1880, in Kenya. Mammalia (Paris) 27 (2): 307-310.

Harrison, D. L. 1963. On the occurrence of the Leaf-nosed Bat Triaenops afer Peters, 1877 in Mozambique. Durban Museum Novitates  7 (3): 71-72.

Harrison, D. L. 1963. A note on the occurrence of the Large Free-tailed Bat, Otomops martiensseni Matschie, 1897 (Chiroptera: Molossidae) in Rhodesia. Arnoldia No.4 (2): 1-3.

Harrison, D. L. 1963. Mutant Foxes. The Shooting Times. June 20th, 1963.

Lanza, B. and D. L. Harrison. 1963.  A new description of the type specimen of Nyctinomus aloysiisabaudiae Festa 1907. Zeitschrift fur Saugethierkunde 28 (2): 102- 107.


Harrison, D. L. 1962. Bats, rats and hyraxes in the Middle East. The Shooting Times. 24th August, 1962.

Harrison, D. L. 1962. A new subspecies of the Noctule bat (Nyctalus noctula Schreber, 1774) from Lebanon. Proceedings of the Zoological Society 139 (2): 337- 339. [PDF available]

Harrison, D. L. 1962. On bats collected on the Limpopo River, with the description of a new race of the Tomb Bat, Taphozous sudani Thomas, 1915. Occasional Papers of the National Museum of Southern Rhodesia, 26 b: 755- 766. [PDF available]

Harrison, D. L. 1962. An unusual mutant fox. The Naturalist :113. July-Sept. 1962

Lewis R.E. and D. L. Harrison, 1962. Notes on bats from the Republic of Lebanon. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 138 (3): 473; 2 Tabs; 1 Pl; 1 Map. April 1962.


Harrison, D. L. 1961. On Savi’s Pipistrelle, (Pipistrellus savii Bonaparte, 1837) in the Middle East, and a second record of Nycticeius schlieffeni Peters 1859 from Egypt. Senckenbergiana Biologica 42 (1/2): 41-44.

Harrison, D. L. 1961.  Notes on Southern and East African Bats. 1.On a Tomb Bat Taphozous perforatus  E.Geoffroy, 1818, new for Tanganyika Territory. Durban Museum Novitates 6  (12) : 149-150.

Harrison, D. L. 1961.  2. Notes on a mutant Scotophilus from Southern Rhodesia. Durban Museum Novitates 6 (12):150-151.

Harrison, D. L. 1961. A Checklist of the Bats (Chiroptera) of Kenya Colony. Journal of the East African Natural History Society 23 (7): (104): 286- 295.

Harrison, D. L. and R.E Lewis, 1961. The Large Mouse-eared Bats of the Middle East, with description of a new subspecies. Journal of Mammalogy: 42 (3): 372-380.


Harrison, D. L. 1960. A new species of Pipistrelle Bat (Chiroptera: Pipistrellus) from South Israel. Durban Museum Novitates 5(19): 261-265. [PDF available]

Harrison, D. L. 1960. Across the Negev for a Mouse. The Wildfowler Magazine: 51- 53.

Harrison, D. L. 1960. Notes on some Central and East African Bats. 1. The occurrence of Bocages Fruit bat Rousettus (Lissonycteris) angolensis Bocage in Southern Rhodesia. Durban Museum Novitates 6(5): 65-67.

Harrison, D. L. 1960.  Anchieta’s Fruit Bat Plerotes anchietae Seabra 1900, in Northern Rhodesia with a description of the tongue of the species. Durban Museum Novitates 6 (5): 68-74.

Harrison, D. L. 1960.  The Free-tailed bat Tadarida fulminans Thomas, 1903 in Kenya Colony. Durban Museum Novitates 6 (5): 74-78. 2Pl; 2 Tabs. Dec, 1960.

Harrison, D. L. and J. D. L. Fleetwood. 1960. A new race of the Flat-headed Bat Platymops barbatogularis Harrison from Kenya Colony, with observations on the anatomy of the gular sac and genitalia. Durban Museum Novitates 5 (20): 269-284. [PDF available]