IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Hairy slit-faced bats, Nycteris hispida, are common in Africa south of the Sahara desert. There are two subspecies; N. h. hispida lives in Uganda, Sudan, and Somalia, whereas N. h. villosa lives in South Africa and Mozambique.

Biogeographic Regions: ethiopian (Native )


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