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SPECIES Tonatia bidens

Author:Spix, 1823.
Citation:Sim. Vespert. Brasil.: 65.
Common Name:Greater Round-eared Bat
Type Locality:Brazil, Bahia, Rio Sao Francisco.
Distribution:NE Brazil to N Argentina and Paraguay.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Most material previously referred to bidens from Central America and northern South America is now recognized as saurophila; see Williams et al. (1995).
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    childreni Gray, 1838

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