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Cubanycteris silvai Mancina & Garcia-Rivera, 2005

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Quaternary (Mancina et al. 2005)

 

This species is only known from sub-fossil remains, of Quaternary age according to (Mancina et al., 2005).

 

Distribution

Cuba

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

Holotype: IES 1.5540 (Instituto de Ecología y Sistemática, La Habana, field number 033)

 

3 Paratypes:

MNHNcu 3787 (Museo Nacional de Historia Natural, La Habana, field number 029)
IES 1.5542 (field number 030)
IES 1.5542 (field number 034)

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Mancina, Carlos A., and, Garcia-Rivera, Lainet. (2005). New Genus and Species of Fossil Bat (Chiroptera: Phyllostomidae) from Cuba. Caribbean Journal of Science 41(1): 22-27.

 

Other references:

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/6523/cubanycteris-silvai-silvas-cuban-bat

 

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