Nyctophilus howensis (McKean)
Howe Long-eared Bat
Australia: Lord Howe Island
|local name: -|
extinction date: ca. 1800
|This species was described
in the year 1975 on the basis of an incomplete, subfossil scull, which was
found in a small cave named 'Goosberry Cave' on the island of Lord Howe.
All attempts to find further skeletal parts or possibly even living specimens of this species were unsuccessful.