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SPECIES Corynorhinus townsendii

Author:Cooper, 1837.
Citation:Ann. Lyc. Nat. Hist., 4: 73.
Common Name:Townsend's Big-eared Bat
Type Locality:USA, Washington, Clark Co., Fort Vancouver.
Distribution:S British Columbia (Canada) through W USA to Oaxaca (Mexico), east to Virginia.
Status:U.S. ESA Endangered as Plecotus ingens and Plecotus virginianus. IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Vulnerable as Plecotus townsendii.
Comments:See Kunz and Martin (1982).
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SUBSPECIES townsendii

SUBSPECIES australis


SUBSPECIES pallescens

SUBSPECIES virginianus


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