Hypsugo anthonyi

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Hypsugo anthonyi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Vespertilionidae
Genus: Hypsugo
Species: H. anthonyi
Binomial name
Hypsugo anthonyi
(Tate, 1942)

Pipistrellus anthonyi (Tate, 1942)

Hypsugo anthonyi, also known as Anthony's pipistrelle, is a species of vesper bat. It is known from a single specimen, collected at Changyinku, Burma, at 7000 ft (2134 m) altitude. Its taxonomic status is doubtful; while currently classified in Hypsugo and previously in Pipistrellus, it may also belong to Nyctalus or Philetor.[2] The IUCN Red List lists the species as "Data Deficient" because so little is known about it.[1]


  1. ^ a b Francis and Bates, 2008
  2. ^ Simmons, 2005, p. 489

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