Dark sheath-tailed bat

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Dark sheath-tailed bat
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Emballonuridae
Genus: Mosia
Gray, 1843
Species: M. nigrescens
Binomial name
Mosia nigrescens
(Gray, 1843)
Mosia nigrescens distribution.png
Dark sheath-tailed bat range

The dark sheath-tailed bat (Mosia nigrescens) is a species of sac-winged bat in the family Emballonuridae. It is the only species in the genus Mosia.

It is found in Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, and Solomon Islands.

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