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Species profile—Taphozous australis (coastal sheathtail bat)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Emballonuridae (sheathtail-bats) → Taphozous australis (coastal sheathtail bat)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Emballonuridae (sheathtail-bats)
Scientific name
Taphozous australis Gould, 1854
Common name
coastal sheathtail bat
Type reference
Gould, J. (1854) The Mammals of Australia. Pt. 6 London: J. Gould
WildNet taxon ID
1010
Synonym(s)
Saccolaimus australis
Taphozous fumosus
Alternate name(s)
northern sheathtail-bat
north-eastern sheathtail bat
little sheathtail-bat
neck-pouched taphozous
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Near threatened
Back on Track (BoT) status
High
Conservation significant
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
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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=1010

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

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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