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SPECIES Eumops maurus

Author:Thomas, 1901.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 7, 7: 141.
Common Name:Guianan Bonneted Bat
Type Locality:Guyana, Kanuku Mtns, about 59 W and 37N, 240 ft. (80 m).
Distribution:Ecuador, Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam. Best et al. (2001a) included extreme N Brazil in the range of this species, but I am unaware of any records from that area.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan Vulnerable.
Comments:Includes geijskesi; see Eger (1977). Reviewed by Best et al. (2001a); also see Reid et al. (2000).



    geijskesi Husson, 1962

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