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Miniopterus natalensis  (A. Smith, 1833)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 946264

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): Natal Long-fingered Bat [English]
 
       
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  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  
                                        FamilyMiniopteridae Mein and Tupinier, 1977  
                                           SubfamilyMiniopterinae Dobson, 1875  
                                              GenusMiniopterus Bonaparte, 1837  
                                                 SpeciesMiniopterus natalensis (A. Smith, 1833) – Natal Long-fingered Bat  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Subspecies Miniopterus natalensis arenarius Heller, 1912  
                                                    Subspecies Miniopterus natalensis natalensis (A. Smith, 1833)  
       

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  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: Miniopterus natalensis, Natal Long-fingered Bat [English]   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Africa  
    Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
       
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 Comments
       
  Comment: Status: IUCN 2003 - not evaluated; not considered in IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001)  
    Comments: Formerly included in schreibersii, but apparently distinct; see O'Shea and Vaughan (1980), Koopman (1994), and Peterson et al. (1995)  
    Date listed in Mammal Species of the World (2005) as 1834  
 

 

   

 
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