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SPECIES Vampyressa (Vampyressa) thyone

Author:Thomas, 1909.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 8, 4: 231.
Common Name:Northern Little Yellow-eared Bat
Type Locality:Ecuador, Bolívar, Chimbo; 1000 ft (305 m).
Distribution:Oaxaca and Veracruz (Mexico) to Bolivia, Peru, Venezuela, Guyana, and French Guiana.
Status:IUCN 2003 – Not evaluated; not considered in IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001).
Comments:Subgenus Vampyressa. Previously included in pusilla, but clearly distinct; see Lim et al. (2003). Much of the account of V. pusilla provided in Lewis and Wilson (1987) actually applies to thyone.



    minuta Miller, 1912
    venilla Thomas, 1924

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