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SPECIES Myotis bocagii

Author:Peters, 1870.
Citation:J. Sci. Math. Phys. Nat. Lisboa, ser. 1, 3: 125.
Common Name:Rufous Myotis
Type Locality:Angola, Duque de Braganca.
Distribution:Senegal and Liberia to S Yemen, south to Angola, Zambia, Malawi, and NE South Africa.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Includes dogalensis; see Corbet (1978c). Reviewed in part by Harrison and Bates (1991). Misspelled bocagei by some authors, see Bogdanowicz and Kock (1998).
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SUBSPECIES bocagii

SUBSPECIES cupreolus

SUBSPECIES dogalensis

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