Proboscis bat (Rhynchonycteris naso)

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Proboscis bat fact file

Proboscis bat description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyEmballonuridae
GenusRhynchonycteris (1)

Information on the proboscis bat is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
long-nosed bat, sharp-nosed bat.
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Proboscis bat status

Classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (October, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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