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Species profile—Tadarida australis (white-striped freetail bat)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Molossidae (freetail-bats) → Tadarida australis (white-striped freetail bat)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Molossidae (freetail-bats)
Scientific name
Tadarida australis (Gray, 1838)
Common name
white-striped freetail bat
Type reference
Gray, J.E.(1838) A revision of the genera of bats(Vespertilionidae), and the description of some new genera and species. Mag.Zool.Bot.2:483-505.
WildNet taxon ID
989
Synonym(s)
Nyctinomus australis
Austronomus australis
Molossus australis
Nyctinomus albidus
Alternate name(s)
white-striped bat
white-striped mastiff-bat
white-striped scurrying 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=989

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

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