Chestnut Long-tongued Bat

Chestnut Long-tongued Bat
Chestnut Long-tongued Bat
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Phyllostomidae
Genus: Lionycteris
Species: L. spurrelli
Binomial name
Lionycteris spurrelli
Thomas, 1913

The Chestnut Long-tongued Bat, Lionycteris spurrelli, is a bat species from South and Central America. It is monotypic within its genus.


  • Sampaio, E., Lim, B., Peters, S., Samudio, R. & Pino, J. (2008). Lionycteris spurrelli. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 4 March 2009.
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