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Species profile—Saccolaimus flaviventris (yellow-bellied sheathtail bat)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Emballonuridae (sheathtail-bats) → Saccolaimus flaviventris (yellow-bellied sheathtail bat)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Emballonuridae (sheathtail-bats)
Scientific name
Saccolaimus flaviventris (Peters, 1867)
Common name
yellow-bellied sheathtail bat
Type reference
Peters, W. (1867) On Taphozous flaviventris, Gould, a new species of bat from Australiia. Proc. Zool. Soc. 1866:430
WildNet taxon ID
1006
Synonym(s)
Taphozous flaviventris
Alternate name(s)
yellow-bellied freetail-bat
white-bellied sheathtail-bat
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Disease Vector

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1006

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
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