NAME : Murina ussuriensis Ognev, 1913
COMMON NAME: Ussurian tube-nosed bat
SYNONIMS: katerinae Kruskop, 2005.
SIZE: Body weight ca. 4,5 g, head and body length ca. 36-45 mm,
tail length ca. 30-32 mm, forearm length 28-30 mm, wingspan ca.
DESCRIPTION: Dorsal pelage coloration grayish to buff-gray with
reddish tints; ventral fur yellowish-white. Muzzle relatively pale
brown. Dentition less robust, no sagittal crest on skull.
DISTRIBUTION: Restricted to the southern part of Russian Far East,
eastern Manchuria, Northern Korea, Sakhalin and Kunashir islands.
NATURAL HISTORY: Inhabits mixed coniferous and broad-leaved forests
(predominantly montainuous). Day roosts probably in foliage and
under leave laminas of larger grasses. Forages low above the ground
inside thick grouth. Natural history poorly known.
STATUS: Rare species confined to restricted area, known by the limited
number of records. ÌÑÎÏ: «EN: A2c»