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SPECIES Scotophilus nucella

Author:Robbins, 1973.
Citation:Ann. Kon. Mus. Mid. Afr., Zool. Wetensch. and Ann. Mus Roy. Afr. Centr., Sc. Zool., 273: 19 (Publication has Dutch and English titles).
Common Name:Robbins's House Bat
Type Locality:Ghana, Eastern Region, 1 mi N Nkawkaw.
Distribution:Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Uganda.
Status:IUCN 2003 – Not evaluated; not considered in IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001).
Comments:Sometimes considered a subspecies of leucogaster, but apparently distinct in both morphology and habitat preferences; see Koopman (1994).



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