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Emballonura semicaudata rotensis  Yamashima, 1943
Taxonomic Serial No.: 632278

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Common Name(s): Pacific sheath-tailed bat [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderChiroptera Blumenbach, 1779 – morcego, quiróptero, bats  
                                  SuborderYangochiroptera Koopman, 1984  
                                     SuperfamilyEmballonuroidea Weber, 1928  
                                        FamilyEmballonuridae Gervais, 1855 – sac-winged bats, sheath-tailed bats  
                                           SubfamilyEmballonurinae Gervais, 1855  
                                              GenusEmballonura Temminck, 1838 – sheath-tailed bats  
                                                 SpeciesEmballonura semicaudata (Peale, 1848) – Polynesian sheath-tailed bat, sheath-tailed bat, Mariana sheath-tailed bat, Polynesian Sheath-tailed Bat  
                                                    SubspeciesEmballonura semicaudata rotensis Yamashima, 1943 – Pacific sheath-tailed bat  

  Expert: Don E. Wilson  
  Notes: Smithsonian Institution, MRC 108 Washington DC 20560-0108   
  Reference for: Emballonura semicaudata rotensis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service Endangered Species Program-11/03, website (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Emballonura semicaudata rotensis   
  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: Emballonura semicaudata rotensis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Review of Native Species That Are Candidates for Listing as Endangered or Threatened; Annual Notice of Findings on Resubmitted Petitions; Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 77, no. 225   
  Page(s): 69994-70060   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Emballonura semicaudata rotensis, Pacific sheath-tailed bat [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Yamashima, Yosimaro  
  Publication Date: 1943   
  Article/Chapter Title: On the new subspecies of Emballonura semicaudata (Chiropt.) found in Marianas Group, Micronesia   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the Biogeographical Society of Japan, vol. 13, no. 15   
  Page(s): 99-100   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Oceania  



  Comment: US ESA: Warranted-but-precluded priority 3 (high threat magnitude, imminent threat immediacy, and subspecies taxonomic distinctiveness) petitioned candidate, as published in Federal Register Volume 77, Number 225, Pages 69994 - 70060, November 21, 2012  



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