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SPECIES Myotis melanorhinus

Author:Merriam, 1890.
Citation:N. Amer. Fauna, 3: 46.
Common Name:Dark-nosed Small-footed Myotis
Type Locality:United States, Arizona, Coconino Co., N base of San Francisco Mountain, Little Spring, 8,250 ft (2,750 m).
Distribution:British Columbia (Canada) south to C Mexico and east to W Oklahoma (USA).
Status:IUCN 2003 Not evaluated; not considered in IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001).
Comments:Included in leibii or ciliolabrum by various authors, but see van Zyll de Jong (1984). Reviewed by Holloway and Barclay (2001), who treated it as a subspecies of ciliolabrum.



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