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SPECIES Corynorhinus mexicanus

Author:G. M. Allen, 1916.
Citation:Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool., 60: 347.
Common Name:Mexican Big-eared Bat
Type Locality:Mexico, Chihuahua, Pacheco.
Distribution:Sonora and Coahuila to Michoacan Yucatán (Mexico); Cozumel Isl (Mexico).
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) – Lower Risk (lc) as Plecotus mexicanus.
Comments:Listed as a subspecies of townsendii by Hall and Kelson (1959), but see Handley (1959b) and Hall (1981). See Tumlison (1992).
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