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SPECIES Mops (Mops) mops

Author:de Blainville, 1840.
Citation:Osteogr. Mamm., pt. 5 (Vespertilio): 101.
Common Name:Malayan Free-tailed Bat
Type Locality:Indonesia, Sumatra.
Distribution:W Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo, perhaps Java.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Subgenus Mops. Dysopes labiatus Temminck, 1827, may be an older name for this taxon; see discussion in Hill (1961b) and Corbet and Hill (1992). Possibly includes sarasinorum; see Corbet and Hill (1992).
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