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SPECIES Scotophilus collinus

Author:Sody, 1936.
Citation:Natuurk. Tijdschr. Ned.-Ind., 96: 48.
Common Name:Sody's Yellow House Bat
Type Locality:Indonesia, Bali, SW Bali, Djembrana, ca. 50 m.
Distribution:Sabah, W Java, Bali, Lombok, Flores, Lembata, Timor, Semanu, and Roti Isls (Indonesia); probably also Sumba, Sawu, and Banda Isls (Indonesia).
Status:IUCN 2003 Not evaluated; not considered in IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001).
Comments:Formerly included in kuhlii, but see Kitchener et al. (1997b). Kitchener et al. (1997b) recognized eastern and western forms of collinus, but did not name them as subspecies.



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