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SPECIES Artibeus (Koopmania) concolor

Author:Peters, 1865.
Citation:Monatsb. K. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin, 1865: 357.
Common Name:Brown Fruit-eating Bat
Type Locality:Surinam, Paramaribo.
Distribution:Guianas, Venezuela, Colombia, N Brazil, Peru.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (nt).
Comments:Subgenus Koopmania. A revised diagnosis was presented by Owen (1991), who placed this species in its own genus (Koopmania), which is here considered a subgenus of Artibeus based on phylogenetic results of Marques-Aguiar (1994), Van Den Bussche et al. (1998), Baker et al. (2000), and Wetterer et al. (2000). See Acosta and Owen (1993).
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