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SPECIES Peropteryx (Peropteryx) trinitatis

Author:Miller, 1899.
Citation:Bull. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist., 12: 178.
Common Name:Trinidad Dog-like Bat
Type Locality:Trinidad, Port-of-Spain.
Distribution:Trinidad and Tobago; Aruba Isl (Netherlands Antilles); Grenada; Venezuela; Margarita Isl (Venezuela); French Guiana.
Status:IUCN 2003 Not evaluated; not considered in IUCN/SSC Microchiropteran Bats Action Plan (2001).
Comments:Subgenus Peropteryx. Considered a subspecies of macrotis by many authors, but see Brosset and Charles-Dominique (1990) and Simmons and Voss (1998). Includes phaea, see discussion in Genoways et al. (1998).
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