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Species profile—Vespadelus troughtoni (eastern cave bat)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Vespertilionidae (Vespertilionid Bats) → Vespadelus troughtoni (eastern cave bat)

Photo of Vespadelus troughtoni (eastern cave bat) - Thomson, B.,Bruce Thomson
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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Vespertilionidae (Vespertilionid Bats)
Scientific name
Vespadelus troughtoni Kitchener, Jones & Caputi, 1987
Common name
eastern cave bat
Type reference
Kitchener, D.J. Jones, B., and Caputi, N. (1987) Revision of Australian Eptesicus (Microchiroptera: Vespertilionidae). Rec. West. Aust. Mus. 13:427-500.
WildNet taxon ID
928
Synonym(s)
Eptesicus troughtoni
Eptesicus pumilus pumilus
Alternate name(s)
Troughtons eptesicus
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

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=928

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

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