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SPECIES Myotis ciliolabrum

Author:Merriam, 1886.
Citation:Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash., 4: 2.
Common Name:Western Small-footed Myotis
Type Locality:United States, Kansas, Trego Co., near Banner, about 1 mi. (1.5 km) from Castle Rock, bluff on Hackberry Creek.
Distribution:S Alberta and Saskatchewan (Canada) south through E Colorado and W Kansas (USA).
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Formerly included in leibii (for which Hall [1981] used the name subulatus), but see van Zyll de Jong (1984). Does not include melanorhinus; see van Zyll de Jong (1984). Reviewed by Holloway and Barclay (2001), but note that they included melanorhinus as a subspecies of ciliolabrum.



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