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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Benito roundleaf bat Hipposideros beatus

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

May 20, 2016

Description

Individual unfortunately died overnight.

Photos / Sounds

What

Sundevall's roundleaf bat Hipposideros caffer

Observer

paulwebala

Date

October 9, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Noack's roundleaf bat Hipposideros ruber

Observer

paulwebala

Date

October 11, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Striped leaf-nosed bat Hipposideros vittatus

Observer

claremateke

Date

November 9, 2015 11:30 PM CAT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

cosmohill

Date

April 4, 2016

Description

Sakalava Caves

Photos / Sounds

What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

oddfeel

Date

April 30, 2016

Description

a single bat roosting in a mango tree.

ID pending

Photos / Sounds

What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

oddfeel

Date

April 28, 2016

Description

a single bat roosting in a mango tree.

ID pending

Photos / Sounds

What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

oddfeel

Date

April 27, 2016

Description

a single bat roosting in a mango tree.

ID pending

Photos / Sounds

What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

oddfeel

Date

April 26, 2016

Description

a single bat roosting in a mango tree.

ID pending

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

oddfeel

Date

April 25, 2016

Description

a single bat roosting in a mango tree.

ID pending

Photos / Sounds

What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

oddfeel

Date

April 23, 2016

Description

Same tree/roost than the days before

Photos / Sounds

What

Old World Roundleaf Bats Genus Hipposideros

Observer

oddfeel

Date

April 20, 2016

Description

a single bat roosting in a mango tree.

ID pending

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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.
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