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SPECIES Myotis montivagus

Author:Dobson, 1874.
Citation:J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, 43: 237.
Common Name:Burmese Whiskered Myotis
Type Locality:China, Yunnan, Hotha.
Distribution:Yunnan to Fukien and Chihli (China), NE India, Burma, Vietnam, Laos, NE Thailand, W Malaysia, Borneo.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (nt).
Comments:Includes peytoni; see Hill (1962b), Corbet and Hill (1992), and Bates and Harrison (1997); but see also Findley (1972). Das (1987) reviewed the type series. Reviewed by Bates et al. (1999). Subspecies affinities of Vietnam specimen are unclear; see Bates et al. (1999) and Hendrichsen et al. (2001).
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SUBSPECIES montivagus

SUBSPECIES borneoensis

SUBSPECIES federatus



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