Scientific Name
Paracoelops megalotis
Dorst, 1947:436
Common Name/s
Vietnamese leaf-nosed bat, Funnel-eared leafnosed bat
Vietnam (central)
Last Record
After 1945 (1947?)
IUCN status
[url=]Data Deficient[/url]
TSE Forum thread
Known only from the holotype, which is badly damaged.

Type locality: Vinh, Nghe An Province, central Vietnam.
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Borissenko, Alex V. and Kruskop, Sergei V. (2003). [url=]Bats of Vietnam and Adjacent Territories: An Identification Manual[/url]. Biodiversity of Vietnam series. Joint Russian-Vietnamese Science and Technological Tropical Centre / Zoological Museum of Moscow M. V. Lomonosov State University. 211 pp.

Csorba, G. & Bates, P. (2008). Paracoelops megalotis. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1. ( Downloaded on 18 October 2011.

Nowak, R. M. 1994. Walker’s Bats of the World. Johns Hopkins Univ. Press,
Baltimore – London, 287 pp.

Thong, Vu Dinh et al. (2012). Resolving a mammal mystery: the identity of Paracoelops megalotis
(Chiroptera: Hipposideridae). Zootaxa 3505: 75-85. [[url=]Abstract[/url]]