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SPECIES Nycteris javanica

Author:E. Geoffroy, 1813.
Citation:Ann. Mus. Natn. Hist. Nat. Paris, 20: 20.
Common Name:Javan Slit-faced Bat
Type Locality:Indonesia, Java.
Distribution:Java, Nusa Penida (near Bali), and Kangean Isl (Indonesia). A record from Bali is in error (see Kock and Dobat, 2000), as is a record from Timor (see Corbet and Hill, 1992).
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Vulnerable.
Comments:javanica species group. Does not include tragata; see Ellerman and Morrison-Scott (1955) and Van Cakenberge and De Vree (1993a), but also see Corbet and Hill (1992). Reviewed by Bergmans and van Bree (1986) and Van Cakenberghe and De Vree (1993a).
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SUBSPECIES javanica

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