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Pipistrellus tenuis  (Temminck, 1840)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 632132

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): least pipistrelle [English]
 
    Least Pipistrelle [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderChiroptera Blumenbach, 1779 – morcego, quiróptero, bats  
                                  SuborderYangochiroptera Koopman, 1984  
                                     SuperfamilyVespertilionoidea Gray, 1821  
                                        FamilyVespertilionidae Gray, 1821 – vespertilionid bats  
                                           SubfamilyVespertilioninae Gray, 1821  
                                              TribePipistrellini Tate, 1942  
                                                 GenusPipistrellus Kaup, 1829 – pipistrelles  
                                                    SubgenusPipistrellus (Pipistrellus) Kaup, 1829  
                                                       SpeciesPipistrellus tenuis (Temminck, 1840) – least pipistrelle, Least Pipistrelle  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          Subspecies Pipistrellus tenuis mimus Wroughton, 1899 – Indian pygmy pipistrelle 
                                                          Subspecies Pipistrellus tenuis murrayi Andrews, 1900  
                                                          Subspecies Pipistrellus tenuis nitidus (Tomes, 1859)  
                                                          Subspecies Pipistrellus tenuis ponceleti Troughton, 1936  
                                                          Subspecies Pipistrellus tenuis portensis Allen, 1906  
                                                          Subspecies Pipistrellus tenuis sewelanus Oei, 1960  
                                                          Subspecies Pipistrellus tenuis subulidens Miller, 1901  
                                                          Subspecies Pipistrellus tenuis tenuis (Temminck, 1840)  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Don E. Wilson  
  Notes: Smithsonian Institution, MRC 108 Washington DC 20560-0108   
  Reference for: Pipistrellus tenuis    
       
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  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Simmons, Nancy B. / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Order Chiroptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 312-529   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Pipistrellus tenuis, Least Pipistrelle [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing   
  Page(s): xviii + 1207   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-217-9   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Pipistrellus tenuis   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Common Names of Mammals of the World   
  Page(s): xiv + 204   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-383-3   
  Notes: With contributions by Bernadette N. Graham, Adam P. Potter, and Mariana M. Upmeyer   
  Reference for: Pipistrellus tenuis, least pipistrelle [English]   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Australia  
    Southern Asia  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin:    
 

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment: Status: IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) - Lower Risk (lc)  
    Comments: Subgenus Pipistrellus. Does not include adamsi, angulatus, collinus, orientalis, papuanus, wattsi, or westralis; see Kitchener et al. (1986), but also see Koopman (1984c, 1994) and Corbet and Hill (1992). See also Koopman (1973) and McKean and Price (1978) for discussion of synonyms. Reviewed in part by Bates and Harrison (1997) and Hendrichsen et al. (2001b). This complex may include more than one species  
 

 

   

 
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