Dusky pipistrelle

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Dusky pipistrelle
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Vespertilionidae
Genus: Pipistrellus
Species: P. hesperidus
Binomial name
Pipistrellus hesperidus
(Temminck, 1840)

The dusky pipistrelle (Pipistrellus hesperidus) is a small pipistrelle bat found in Africa.[2]


  1. ^ Mickleburgh, S., Hutson, A. M. & Racey, P. A. (2008). "Pipistrellus hesperidus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 17 May 2012. 
  2. ^ Simmons, N. B. (2005). "Order Chiroptera". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 474–475. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.