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SPECIES Rhinolophus pearsonii

Author:Horsfield, 1851.
Citation:Cat. Mamm. Mus. E. India Co.: 33.
Common Name:Pearson's Horseshoe Bat
Type Locality:India, W Bengal, Darjeeling.
Distribution:N India; Nepal; Bhutan; Burma; Tibet, Szechwan, Anhwei, and Fukien (China) to Vietnam; Laos; Thailand; Peninsular Malaysia.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:pearsonii species group. Reviewed in part by Bates and Harrison (1997). Subspecies are of questionable validity (Corbet and Hill, 1992). Sometimes spelled pearsoni (e.g., Koopman, 1993).


SUBSPECIES pearsonii

SUBSPECIES chinensis


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