Botswanan long-eared bat

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Botswanan long-eared bat
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Vespertilionidae
Genus: Laephotis
L. botswanae
Binomial name
Laephotis botswanae
Setzer, 1971

The Botswanan long-eared bat (Laephotis botswanae) is a species of vesper bat in the family Vespertilionidae. It can be found in the following countries: Botswana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. It is found in these habitats: dry savanna, moist savanna, and swamps.


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