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    • Hipposideridae
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    • Old World Leaf-nosed Bats

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Recent observations

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What

Striped leaf-nosed bat Hipposideros vittatus

Observer

william6

Date

October 11, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Striped leaf-nosed bat Hipposideros vittatus

Observer

zimbush

Date

October 8, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found a bat hanging upside down fluttering just above the ground , closer inspection revealed a neck injury .

Photos / Sounds

What

Noack's roundleaf bat Hipposideros ruber

Observer

paultehoda

Date

September 12, 2014

Description

Noack’s Roundleaf Bat

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

avishkar_munje

Date

April 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

African trident bat Triaenops afer

Observer

gvi_shimoni

Date

September 15, 2014

Description

Forearm length: 5cm
head to tail Length: 8cm

Photos / Sounds

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What

African trident bat Triaenops afer

Observer

gvi_shimoni

Date

September 15, 2014

Description

Forearm length: 5.5cm
head to tail Length: 8.5cm

Photos / Sounds

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What

African trident bat Triaenops afer

Observer

gvi_shimoni

Date

September 15, 2014

Description

Forearm length: 5cm
head to tail Length: 8cm

Photos / Sounds

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What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

gvi_shimoni

Date

September 15, 2014

Description

Forearm length: 10cm
head to tail Length: 11.5cm

Photos / Sounds

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What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

gvi_shimoni

Date

September 15, 2014

Description

Forearm length: 9.5cm
head to tail Length: 10cm

Photos / Sounds

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What

African trident bat Triaenops afer

Observer

gvi_shimoni

Date

September 1, 2014

Description

approx 3 inches head to tail.

Photos / Sounds

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What

African trident bat Triaenops afer

Observer

gvi_shimoni

Date

September 1, 2014

Description

Approx 3 inches head to tail.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

gvi_shimoni

Date

the past

Description

Approx 6 inches head to tail.

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Description from Wikipedia

Hipposideridae is 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.