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    • Altwelt-Rundblattnasen
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    • Hipposideridae
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    • Old World Leaf-nosed Bats

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Noack's roundleaf bat Hipposideros ruber

Observer

muchaxo

Date

the past

Description

Roça de São João dos Angolares.
São Tomé.
Golf of Guinea

Photos / Sounds

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What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

leoklemm

Date

May 29, 2006 10:02 PM HST

Description

Bat at Canga East, Guinea

Photos / Sounds

What

Somali trident leaf-nosed bat Asellia italosomalica

Observer

sindic

Date

January 1, 2009

Photos / Sounds

What

Striped leaf-nosed bat Hipposideros vittatus

Observer

amasabaaluizah

Date

February 9, 2015 11:58 AM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

sindic

Date

February 22, 2004

Place

Ilaut env. (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

csavy

Date

January 11, 2015

Description

Seen in a game-viewing hide during daylight hours.

Photos / Sounds

What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

mak2kofi

Date

January 26, 2015

Place

Booyem (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Old World Leaf-nosed Bats Family Hipposideridae

Observer

philipajohnson

Date

February 14, 2004

Photos / Sounds

What

Commerson's roundleaf bat Hipposideros commersonii

Observer

martinmandak

Date

November 15, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Campsite

Photos / Sounds

What

Commerson's roundleaf bat Hipposideros commersonii

Observer

martinmandak

Date

November 11, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Along the main road to the Camp of the Princes

Photos / Sounds

What

Commerson's roundleaf bat Hipposideros commersonii

Observer

martinmandak

Date

November 10, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

3 indiviuals in the Benavo Cave (approximate location)

Photos / Sounds

What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

jakob

Date

November 28, 2014

Description

A member of the Hipposideros caffer/ruber-group using the tip of the ceiling of a camp hut as a night roost.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Hipposideridae are a family of bats commonly known as the Old World leaf-nosed bats. While it has often been seen as a subfamily, Hipposiderinae, of the family Rhinolophidae, it is now more generally classified as its own family. Nevertheless, it is most closely related to Rhinolophidae within the suborder Pteropodiformes (or Yinpterochiroptera).

No range data available.