Peters's trumpet-eared bat

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Peters' Trumpet-Eared Bat
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Vespertilionidae
Genus: Phoniscus
Species: P. jagorii
Binomial name
Phoniscus jagorii
Peters, 1866
Distribution of Phoniscus jagorii.PNG

Kerivoula jagorii (Peters, 1866)

Peters' trumpet-eared bat (Phoniscus jagorii) is a species of bat in the family Vespertilionidae, the vesper bats. It is native to Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Vietnam, and the Philippines. It was named by Peters for Fedor Jagor.[1] It is also known as the common trumpet-eared bat.[2]


  1. ^ Beolens, Watkins and Grayson (2009). "The Eponym Dictionary of Mammals". pp. 209-210. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore. ISBN 978-0-8018-9304-9.
  2. ^ Kingston, T., Francis, C., Rosell-Ambal, G. & Tabaranza, B. 2008. Phoniscus jagorii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. Downloaded on 16 April 2015.