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SPECIES Nyctophilus heran

Author:Kitchener, How, and Maharadatunkamsi, 1991.
Citation:Rec. West. Aust. Mus., 15: 100.
Common Name:Sundan Long-eared Bat
Type Locality:Indonesia, Lesser Sundas (Nusa Tenggara), Lembata Isl (= Lomblen Isl), Desa Hadakewa, Kampong Merdeka (0822'S, 12331'E; restricted by Corbet and Hill, 1992).
Distribution:Known only from the type locality.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Endangered.
Comments:Known only from the holotype; similar to geoffroyi, to which it may be related; see Kitchener et al. (1991d) and Corbet and Hill (1992).



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