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  • Mammalogy 59781 MCZ Mammalogy
  • Coleura afra
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 3 kilometers east of Ukunda
  • Africa: Kenya: Kwale
  • 17 Oct 1985
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Coleura afra (Peters, 1852)
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Chiroptera Emballonuridae Coleura afra
African Sheath-tailed Bat
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: OCE/1998. CH - Emballonuridae.
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Kenya
State/Province: Kwale
Specific Locality: 3 kilometers east of Ukunda
Verbatim Locality: AF, Kenya, Coastal Prov., Kwale Dist. / 3 km E Ukunda, 4° 17' S, 39° 35' E
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 4° 17´ 0´´ S 39° 35´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 2009-06-20; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 17 Oct 1985
collector number: KN 272
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good condition in collection 1
sex: male
[no agent data], 2009-06-20, migration
Std. Meas.
total length tail length hind foot efn weight
73 mm  17 mm  9 mm  17 mm  6 g 
associated grant: oVert: Open Exploration of Vertebrate Diversity in 3D
  Matt Gage, 2022-01-21
Remarks: Availability status = Field Station.
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