Watts's pipistrelle

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Watt's pipistrelle
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Vespertilionidae
Genus: Pipistrellus
Species:
P. wattsi
Binomial name
Pipistrellus wattsi
Kitchener, Caputi & Jones, 1986

Watt's pipistrelle (Pipistrellus wattsi) is a species of vesper bat. It is found only in Papua New Guinea.

Papua New Guinea constitutional monarchy in Oceania

Papua New Guinea, officially the Independent State of Papua New Guinea, is an Oceanian country that occupies the eastern half of the island of New Guinea and its offshore islands in Melanesia, a region of the southwestern Pacific Ocean north of Australia. Its capital, located along its southeastern coast, is Port Moresby. The western half of New Guinea forms the Indonesian provinces of Papua and West Papua.

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References

  1. Bonaccorso, F. & Pennay, M. (2008). "Pipistrellus wattsi". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species . IUCN. 2008: e.T17369A7011783. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T17369A7011783.en . Retrieved 8 November 2017.