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SPECIES Nyctophilus nebulosus

Author:Parnaby, 2002.
Citation:Aust. Mammal., 23: 116.
Common Name:New Caledonian Long-eared Bat
Type Locality:New Caledonia, Nouméa, southwestern slopes of Mt. Koghis, 150 m N of Station d'Altitude car park, 22°10'37"S, 166°30'12"E, 430 m.
Distribution:Known only from Nouméa area of New Caledonia.
Status:Not yet assessed by IUCN, but Parnaby (2000b) recommended that this species be classified in the IUCN threat category of Vulnerable (B1ab+2ab, D2).
Comments:In addition to the original description by Parnaby (2002a), see Flannery (1995b), who discussed this species under its common name.



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