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SPECIES Vampyressa (Metavampyressa) brocki

Author:Peterson, 1968.
Citation:R. Ontario Mus. Life Sci. Contrib., 73: 1.
Common Name:Brock's Yellow-eared Bat
Type Locality:Guyana, Rupununi, ca. 40 mi. (64 km) E Dadanawa, at Ow-wi-dy-wau (Oshi Wau head, near Marara Waunowa), Kuitaro River.
Distribution:Guianas, Amazonian Brazil, SE Colombia, Peru.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (nt).
Comments:Subgenus Metavampyressa. Characters of this species have been reported inconsistently in the literature; see Simmons and Voss (1998).
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