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SPECIES Rhogeessa (Rhogeessa) io

Author:Thomas, 1903.
Citation:Ann Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 7, 11: 382.
Common Name:Thomas's Yellow Bat
Type Locality:Venezuela, Carabobo, Valencia.
Distribution:C and S Nicaragua south to N Colombia and W Ecuador; Venezuela; Trinidad and Tobago; Guyana; N and C Brazil; N Bolivia.
Status:IUCN 2003 Not evaluated; not considered in IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001).
Comments:Subgenus Rhogeessa. Formerly included in tumida (e.g., Hall, 1981; Koopman, 1993, 1994) but see Genoways and Baker (1996).



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    riparia Goodwin, 1958
    velilla Thomas, 1903

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