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SPECIES Pipistrellus (Pipistrellus) angulatus

Author:Peters, 1880.
Citation:Sitz. Ges. Naturf. Freunde: 122.
Common Name:Angulate Pipistrelle
Type Locality:Duke of York Isl, between New Britain and New Ireland (New Hebrides, = Vanuatu).
Distribution:New Guinea; Bismarck Arch.; Bougainville Isl and Solomon Isls; adjacent small islands.
Status:IUCN 2003 Not listed (lapsus); IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Subgenus Pipistrellus. Included in tenuis by Koopman (1993, 1994), but see Kitchener et al. (1986). Also see Flannery (1995a, b) and Bonaccorso (1998).


SUBSPECIES angulatus

SUBSPECIES ponceleti


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