Scientific Name
Pharotis imogene
Thomas, 1914:382
Common Name/s
New Guinea big-eared bat, Thomas's big-eared bat
New Guinea (south-east)
Last Record
Rediscovered in
25 July 2012
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/16887/0]Critically Endangered[/url]
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[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]

Thomas, O. (1914). A new genus of bats allied to Nyctophilus. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (series 8) 14: 381-383.

[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Bonaccorso, F. J. (1998). Bats of Papua New Guinea. Conservation International. Washington, DC.

Bonaccorso, F., Hamilton, S. & Parnaby, H. (2008). Pharotis imogene. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 18 October 2011.

Flannery, T. F. (1995). Mammals of the South-west Pacific and Moluccan Islands. Comstock/Cornell, Ithaca, NY, 464 pp.

Hughes, Catherine, Julie Broken-Brow, Harry Parnaby, Steve Hamilton, and Luke K.-P. Leung. (2014). [url=https://australianmuseum.net.au/Uploads/Journals/30906/1632_complete.pdf]Rediscovery of the New Guinea Big-eared Bat Pharotis imogene from Central Province, Papua New Guinea[/url]. Records of the Australian Museum 66(4): 225-232.

Laurie, Eleanor Mary Ord and Hill, John Edwards. (1954). [url=https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/196377#page/88/mode/1up]List of Land Mammals of New Guinea, Celebes and Adjacent Islands, 1758-1952[/url]. London: British Museum (Natural History).

MacPhee, R.D.E. and Flemming, C. 1999. Requiem Æternam. The last five hundred years of mammalian species extinctions. In: R.D.E. MacPhee (ed.). Extinctions in Near Time. Pp.333-371. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York.

Nowak, R.M. 1999. Walker's Mammals of the World. Sixth edition. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore and London.

Parnaby, Harry, Ingleby, Sandy and Divljan, Anja. (2017). [url=https://australianmuseum.net.au/uploads/journals/37966/1653_complete.pdf]Type specimens of non-fossil mammals in the Australian Museum, Sydney[/url]. Records of the Australian Museum 69(5): 277-420.

Simmons, N. B. 2005. Order Chiroptera. In Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, ed. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder, pp. 312–529. Baltimore, USA: The Johns Hopkins University Press.