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  • Not to be confused with the Ghost Bat (Macroderma gigas)
Diclidurus
Diclidurus albus
Northern Ghost Bat (Diclidurus albus)
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Chiroptera
Family Emballonuridae
Genus Diclidurus

Diclidurus or ghost bats, is a genus of sac-winged bats in the Emballonuridae family. They all inhabit South America and sometimes also Central America.

Species[]

Northern Ghost Bat (Wied-Neuwied, 1820) (Diclidurus albus)
Greater Ghost Bat (Hernandez-Camacho, 1955) (Diclidurus ingens)
Isabelle's Ghost Bat (Thomas, 1920) (Diclidurus isabellus)
Lesser Ghost Bat (Peters, 1869) (Diclidurus scutatus)
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