Shield-nosed leaf-nosed bat (Hipposideros scutinares)

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Shield-nosed leaf-nosed bat fact file

Shield-nosed leaf-nosed bat description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyHipposideridae
GenusHipposideros (1)

Information on the shield-nosed leaf-nosed bat is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly. 

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Shield-nosed leaf-nosed bat status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Shield-nosed leaf-nosed bat head profile  
Shield-nosed leaf-nosed bat head profile

© Vu Dinh Thong

Vu Dinh Thong
Institute of Ecology and Biological Resources
Vietnamese Academy of Science and Technology
18 Hoang Quoc Viet Road, Cau Giay District, Hanoi
Vietnam
thong@iebr.ac.vn

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