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SPECIES Artibeus (Dermanura) glaucus

Author:Thomas, 1893.
Citation:Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1893: 336.
Common Name:Silvery Fruit-eating Bat
Type Locality:Peru, Junín, Chauchamayo.
Distribution:S Mexico to Bolivia and S Brazil; Grenada (Lesser Antilles).
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) – Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Subgenus Dermanura. Does not include gnomus or watsoni; see Handley (1987). Koopman (1994) recognized several subspecies in this complex (which he referred to cinereus), but the boundaries among them are unclear. Caribbean records reviewed by Genoways et al. (1998).



    bogotensis K. Andersen, 1906
    pumilio Thomas, 1924
    rosenbergii Thomas, 1897

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