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Species profile—Scoteanax rueppellii (greater broad-nosed bat)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Vespertilionidae (Vespertilionid Bats) → Scoteanax rueppellii (greater broad-nosed bat)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Vespertilionidae (Vespertilionid Bats)
Scientific name
Scoteanax rueppellii (Peters, 1866)
Common name
greater broad-nosed bat
Type reference
Peters, W. (1866) Uber einige neue order weniger bekannte Flederthiere. Mber. K. Preuss. Akad. Woss. Berl. 1866:16-25.
WildNet taxon ID
943
Synonym(s)
Nycticeius rueppellii
Scoteinus rueppellii
Alternate name(s)
Ruppell's broad-nosed bat
greater broadnosed bat
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Medium
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=943

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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