Troughton's sheath-tailed bat

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Troughton's sheath-tailed bat
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Emballonuridae
Genus: Taphozous
T. troughtoni
Binomial name
Taphozous troughtoni
Tate, 1952
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Troughton's Sheath-tailed Bat range

Troughton's sheath-tailed bat (Taphozous troughtoni) is a species of sheathtail bat in the family Emballonuridae, found only in Australia.[2]


  1. ^ Armstrong, K.; Reardon, T.; Woinarski, J.; Burbidge, A.A. (2017). "Taphozous troughtoni". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2017: e.T21466A22109564. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2017-2.RLTS.T21466A22109564.en.
  2. ^ Simmons, N.B. (2005). "Order Chiroptera". 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.