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SPECIES Nycteris aurita

Author:K. Andersen, 1912.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 8, 10: 547.
Common Name:Andersen's Slit-faced Bat
Type Locality:Kenya, Kitui.
Distribution:Ethiopia, S Somalia, N + E Kenya, NE Tanzania.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (nt).
Comments:hispida species group. Often considered a synonym or subspecies of hispida, but apparently distinct; see Van Cakenberghe and De Vree (1993b)
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