Hoary wattled bat

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Hoary wattled bat
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Vespertilionidae
Genus: Chalinolobus
C. nigrogriseus
Binomial name
Chalinolobus nigrogriseus
Gould, 1852
Distribution of Chalinolobus nigrogriseus.png
C.n.nigrogriseus in brown, C.n.rogersi in green

The hoary wattled bat (Chalinolobus nigrogriseus) is a species of vesper bat in the family Vespertilionidae found in northern Australia and Papua New Guinea. Two subspecies are currently recognised:[2]

  • C. n. nigrogriseus (Gould, 1852)
  • C. n. rogersi (Thomas, 1909)


  1. ^ Hutson, T., Schlitter, D., Csorba, G., Thomson, B. & McKenzie, N. (2008). "Chalinolobus nigrogriseus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2008: e.T4421A10871663. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T4421A10871663.en. Retrieved 12 January 2018.CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link)
  2. ^ Simmons, N.B. (2005). "Chalinolobus nigrogriseus". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M (eds.). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 312–529. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.