Vieira's long-tongued bat

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Xeronycteris vierai
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Phyllostomidae
Genus: Xeronycteris
Gregorin & Ditchfield, 2005
Species: X. vieirai
Binomial name
Xeronycteris vieirai
Gregorin & Ditchfield, 2005
Distribution of Xeronycteris vieirai.png

Vieira's long-tongued bat (Xeronycteris vieirai) is a species of bat from northeastern Brazil, discovered in 2005 by Gregorin and Ditchfield.[1]


  1. ^ a b R. Ditchfield & A. D. Gregorin (2008). "Xeronycteris vieirai". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved July 21, 2011.