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SPECIES Lonchorhina inusitata

Author:Handley and Ochoa, 1997.
Citation:Mem. Soc. Cien. Nat. La Salle, 57: 73.
Common Name:Uncommon Sword-nosed Bat
Type Locality:Venezuela, Amazonas, 84 km SSE Esmeralda, Boca Mavaca, 230'N, 5613'W.
Distribution:S Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana, W Brazil.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Data Deficient.
Comments:aurita species group. Specimens referred to this species were previously identified as aurita, marinkellei, or fernandezi; see Handley and Ochoa (1997) and Simmons et al. (2000).



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