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Nycteris Cuvier & Geoffroy, 1795
Nycteris Cuvier & Geoffroy, 1795; Mag. Encyclop. 2: 186, TS: Vespertilio hispidus Schreber

Nycteris arge Thomas, 1903
Sierra Leone - to (S.Zaire, E.Zaire), W.Kenya, SW.Sudan, NE.Angola, Bioko. See [About maps] Liuskanaamalepakko
Nycteris arge Thomas, 1903; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 12: 633, TL: Cameroun, Efulen

Range includes Nycteris intermedia.

Nycteris gambiensis (K. Andersen, 1912)
Senegal, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Gambia, Togo, Upper Volta, Benin. See [About maps] gambiensis (K. Andersen, 1912); Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (8) 10: 548, TL: Senegal, Dialakoto

Nycteris grandis Peters, 1865
Senegal - Zaire - Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda - Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Zanzibar, Pemba, Namibia?. See [About maps] Nycteris grandis Peters, 1865; Monatsb. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin: 358, TL: "Guinea"

Nycteris hispida (Schreber, 1775)
Senegal - Somalia - Angola, South Africa, Zanzibar, Bioko. See [About maps] Vespertilio hispidus Schreber, 1775; Saugethiere, 1: 169, 188, TL: Senegal

Nycteris intermedia

Nycteris javanica Geoffroy, 1813
Java, Bali. See [About maps] Nycteris javanica Geoffroy, 1813; Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. Paris 20: 20, TL: Java
Nycteris javanicus ;

Nycteris macrotis Dobson, 1876
Senegal - Ethiopia - Zimbabwe, Malawi, Zanzibar. See [About maps] Nycteris macrotis Dobson, 1876; Monogr. Asiat. Chiroptera: 80, TL: Sierra Leone
Nycteris aethiopica
major J. A. Allen, 1917

?Nycteris madagascariensis G. Grandidier, 1937
Madagascar. See [About maps] Nycteris madagascariensis G. Grandidier, 1937; Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. Paris (2) 9: 353, TL: Madagascar, Valley of the Rodo

Nycteris major (K. Andersen, 1912)
Benin, Cameroun, Congo Republic, S.Zaire, E.Zaire, Gabon. See [About maps] major (K. Andersen, 1912); Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (8) 10: 547, TL: Cameroun, Ja River

Nycteris nana (K. Andersen, 1912)
Ghana - NE.Angola, S.Zaire, E.Zaire, W.Kenya, SW.Sudan, Uganda, W.Tanzania. See [About maps] nana (K. Andersen, 1912); Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (8) 10: 547, TL: Equatorial Guinea, Rio Muni, Benito River

?Nycteris parisii (De Beaux, 1924)
N.Cameroun, S.Somalia, Ethiopia, S.Tanzania?. See [About maps] parisii (De Beaux, 1924); Atti. Soc. Ital. Sci. Nat. Mus. Civ. Stor. Nat. Milano, 62: 254, TL: Somalia, Upper Juba, Ballei

Nycteris thebaica Geoffroy, 1818
W.Arabia, Palestine, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Africa (savannah south of Sahara). See [About maps] Thebanlepakko
Nycteris thebaicus Geoffroy, 1818; Descrip. de L'Egypte 2: 119, TL: Egypt, Thebes (near Luxor)
albiventer; (Sudan)

Nycteris tragata (K. Andersen, 1912)
Burma, Thailand, Malaya, Sumatra, Borneo. See [About maps] tragata (K. Andersen, 1912); Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (8) 10: 546, TL: Sarawak, Bidi caves

?Nycteris vinsoni Dalquest, 1965
Mozambique. See [About maps] Nycteris vinsoni Dalquest, 1965; J. Mammal. 46: 256, TL: Mozambique, Save River (212km S.S.W. Beira)

= Nycteris thebaica?

Nycteris woodi K. Andersen, 1914
SE.Zimbabwe, C.Zambia, E.Zambia, SW.Tanzania. See [About maps] Nycteris woodi K. Andersen, 1914; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (8) 13: 563, TL: Zambia, Chilanga

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