Otonycteris hemprichii

Otonycteris hemprichii Peters, 1859

Common Names

Desert Long-eared Bat (English), Hemprich's Long-eared Bat (English), خفاش همبرش (Arabic), الخفاش طويل الأذن (Arabic)

Languages: English


Status in Egypt

Native, resident.

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution in Egypt

Widespread (scattered records all over Egypt).


M., Basuony., F. Gilbert., & S. Zalat. (2010).  Mammals of Egypt: Atlas, Red Data Listing & Conservation, Ministry of State for Environmental Affairs, Cairo..