Mimon koepckeae Gardner & Patton, 1972:7

Koepcke's hairy-nosed bat



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Mimon crenulatum koepckeae Gardner & Patton, 1972:7


Conservation Status



IUCN status: Data Deficient



Huanhuachayo, Departamento de Ayacucho, Peru












Original scientific description:

Gardner, A. L. and Patton J. L. (1972). New species of Philander (Marsupialia: Didelphidae) and Mimon (Chiroptera: Phyllostomidae) from Peru. Occasional Papers of The Museum of Zoology of Louisiana State University 43: 1-12.


Other references:

Hurtado, Natalí et al. (2014). Redescription of Mimon koepckeae (Chiroptera: Phyllostomidae). Zoologia (Curitiba) 31(4): 377-388.

Koopman, K. F. (1976). Zoogeography, pp. 39-48. In: Baker, R. J., Jones, J. K. and Carter, D. C. (eds.). Biology of the New World Family Phyllostomatidae. Lubbock, Texas Tech Press, Part I, 219p.

Koopman, K. F. (1978). Zoogeography of Peruvian bats with special emphasis on the role of the Andes. American Museum Novitates 2671: 1-33.

Koopman, K. F. 1993. Order Chiroptera. Pp. 137-241, in Mammal species of the world, a taxonomic and geographic reference, Second ed. (D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder, eds.). Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C., 1207 pp.

Koopman, K. F. 1994. Chiroptera: Systematics. Handbook of Zoology, vol. VIII, pt. 60, Mammalia, 1- 217.

Velazco, P. and Aguirre, L. (2008). Mimon koepckeae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. ( Downloaded on 27 September 2014.


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