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SPECIES Pipistrellus (Pipistrellus) collinus

Author:Thomas, 1920.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 9, 6: 533.
Common Name:Greater Papuan Pipistrelle
Type Locality:British Papua (= Papua New Guinea), head of Mambare River, Bihagi, 804'S, 14801'E.
Distribution:Highlands of Papua New Guinea.
Status:IUCN 2003 Not listed (lapsus); IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Subgenus Pipistrellus. Included in angulatus by Laurie and Hill (1954) and in tenuis by Koopman (1993, 1994), but see Kitchener et al. (1986). Also see Flannery (1995a) and Bonaccoroso (1998).



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