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SPECIES Glauconycteris variegata

Author:Tomes, 1861.
Citation:Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1861: 36.
Common Name:Variegated Butterfly Bat
Type Locality:Namibia, Otjoro.
Distribution:Senegal to Somalia, south to South Africa.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (lc) as Chalinolobus variegatus.
Comments:Does not include machadoi, see Hayman and Hill (1971), but also see Koopman (1971a).
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SUBSPECIES variegata



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