Japanese noctule

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Japanese noctule
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Vespertilionidae
Genus: Nyctalus
Species: N. furvus
Binomial name
Nyctalus furvus
Imaizumi & Yoshiyuki, 1968 [1]

The Japanese noctule (Nyctalus furvus) is a species of bat belonging to the family Vespertilionidae. It is endemic to Japan.


  1. ^ a b Maeda, K. & Sano, A. (2008). "Nyctalus furvus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1 (3.1). International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 13 July 2011.