JAVAN PIPISTRELLE/Behaviour, Distribution, Habitat, Size, Weight, IUCN stetus


DESCRIPTION: A medium-sized pipistrelle, chestnut to clove-brown on the back the Javan Pipistrelle has naked, dark brown wings and ears.

BEHAVIOUR: Emerges early and flies with a slow, low, fluttering flight.

DISTRIBUTION: P.j. babu: in the Himalayas; north–east India, stray records in Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh; P.j. camortae: in Andaman & Nicobar Islands; 185 m in Assam to 1,385 m in Uttarakhand.

HABITAT: Forested habitats.

 Size: 4–5.5 cm,

IUCN Status: Least Concern


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