Myotis nipalensis

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Species authority: 
Dobson, 1871
(EN) Asiatic Whiskered Bat; (FR) Murin du Népal;
Class: 
MAMMALIA
Order: 
CHIROPTERA
Family: 
Vespertilionidae
 
Species details: 

Not much is known about M. nipalensis, except that it is closely related to the group of M. mystacinus. It has bicoloured dorsal fur with a dark brown base and lighter tips, and dark brown ears and snout. 

It has been found in both mountainous and arid habitats.
IUCN status: 
Least concem
Population Trend: 

Unknown according to the IUCN Redlist.

Distribution map of Myotis nipalensis
Geographic Range: 

The Asiatic Whiskered bat is widely distributed in Asia, west to the Caucasus and north-west Turkey.

Threats: 

Not much is known regarding threats to this species.

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