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SPECIES Hypsugo savii

Author:Bonaparte, 1837.
Citation:Fauna Ital., 1: fasc. 20.
Common Name:Savi's Pipistrelle
Type Locality:Italy, Pisa.
Distribution:France, Portugal, Spain, Italy, S Switzerland, Austria, E. Hungary, Balkan Countries, Morocco, N Algeria, and the Canary Isls. (Spain) and Cape Verde Isls through the Crimea and Caucasus, Turkey, Lebanon, Syria, Israel Iran, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Afghanistan to N India and Burma.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) – Lower Risk (lc) as Pipistrellus savii.
Comments:Does not include coreensis, alaschanicus, or velox, see Yoshiyuki (1989) and Horácek et al. (2000). Reviewed in part by Harrison and Bates (1991), Bates and Harrison (1997), and Horácek et al. (2000). See Horácek et al. (2000) for discussion of subspecies limits. Srinivasulu and Srinivasulu (2001) suggested that austenianus may be a distinct species.



SUBSPECIES austenianus

SUBSPECIES caucasicus

SUBSPECIES ochromixtus


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