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SPECIES Glossophaga morenoi

Author:Martínez and Villa-R., 1938.
Citation:Anal. Inst. Biol. Univ. Nac. Auto. Mexico, 9: 347.
Common Name:Western Long-tongued Bat
Type Locality:Mexico, Oaxaca, Río Guamol, 34 mi. (55 km) S (by Hwy. 190) La Ventosa Jct.
Distribution:Chiapas to Michoacan and Tlaxcala (Mexico).
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) – Lower Risk (nt).
Comments:Includes mexicana; see Gardner (1986) and Webster (1993). See Webster and Jones (1985). Solmsen (1998) treated morenoi as a synonym of leachii, and brevirostris as a subspecies of mexicana (listed as a distinct species) with no comment.
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SUBSPECIES brevirostris



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