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Nyctophilus major  Gray, 1844
Taxonomic Serial No.: 947182

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  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  
                                     SuperfamilyVespertilionoidea Gray, 1821  
                                        FamilyVespertilionidae Gray, 1821 – vespertilionid bats  
                                           SubfamilyVespertilioninae Gray, 1821  
                                              TribeNyctophilini Peters, 1865  
                                                 GenusNyctophilus Leach, 1821  
                                                    SpeciesNyctophilus major Gray, 1844  
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                                                       Subspecies Nyctophilus major major Gray, 1844  
                                                       Subspecies Nyctophilus major tor Parnaby, 2009  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Parnaby, H. E.  
  Publication Date: 2009   
  Article/Chapter Title: A taxonomic review of Australian Greater Long-eared Bats previously known as Nyctophilus timoriensis (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) and some associated taxa   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Australian Zoologist, vol. 35, no. 1   
  Page(s): 39-81   
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  Reference for: Nyctophilus major   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Richardson, John, and John Edward Gray, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1844   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The zoology of the voyage of the H.M.S. Erebus & Terror, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross, during the years 1839 to 1843, vol. 1   
  Page(s): 39   
  Publisher: E. W. Janson   
  Publication Place: London, England   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Australia  






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