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Species profile—Nyctophilus bifax (northern long-eared bat)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Vespertilionidae (Vespertilionid Bats) → Nyctophilus bifax (northern long-eared bat)

Photo of Nyctophilus bifax (northern long-eared bat) - Hogan, L.,Queensland Herbarium, DES,1995

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Vespertilionidae (Vespertilionid Bats)
Scientific name
Nyctophilus bifax Thomas, 1915
Common name
northern long-eared bat
Type reference
Thomas, O. (1915). Notes on the genus Nyctophilus. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (8). 15: 493-499.
WildNet taxon ID
946
Synonym(s)
Nyctophilus bifax bifax
Nyctophilus gouldi bifax
Alternate name(s)
north Queensland long-eared bat
eastern long-eared bat
northern longeared bat
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=946

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

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