Broad-headed pipistrelle

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Broad-headed pipistrelle
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Vespertilionidae
Genus: Hypsugo
Species: H. crassulus
Binomial name
Hypsugo crassulus
Thomas, 1904

Pipistrellus crassulus Thomas, 1904

The broad-headed pipistrelle (Hypsugo crassulus) is a species of vesper bat in the family Vespertilionidae.[1] It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Guinea, liberia, Kenya, South Sudan, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forest, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest.


  1. ^ Wilson, Don E.; Reeder, DeeAnn M. (2005). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. JHU Press. p. 490. ISBN 9780801882210.