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SPECIES Histiotus laephotis

Author:Thomas, 1916.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 8, 17: 275.
Common Name:Thomas's Big-eared Brown Bat
Type Locality:Bolivia, Caiza.
Distribution:Argentina, S Bolivia, S Peru.
Status:IUCN 2003 Not evaluated; not considered in IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001).
Comments:Treated as a subspecies of montanus by Anderson (1997) and as a subspecies of macrotis by Koopman (1994) and Barquez et al. (1993, 1999), but apparently distinct; see Autino et al. (1999) and Barquez and Diaz (2001).



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