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SPECIES Lonchophylla handleyi

Author:Hill, 1980.
Citation:Bull. Brit. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Zool., 38: 233.
Common Name:Handley's Nectar Bat
Type Locality:Ecuador, Morona, Santiago, Los Tayos (0307'S, 1812'W).
Distribution:Ecuador, Peru, possibly SW Colombia.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Vulnerable.
Comments:Formerly confused with robusta; see Hill (1980a). Colombian record may represent robusta; see Cadena et al. (1998).
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