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Species profile—Hipposideros ater aruensis (eastern dusky leaf-nosed bat)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Hipposideridae (leafnosed-bats) → Hipposideros ater aruensis (eastern dusky leaf-nosed bat)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Hipposideridae (leafnosed-bats)
Scientific name
Hipposideros ater aruensis Gray, 1858
Common name
eastern dusky leaf-nosed bat
Type reference
Gray, J.E. (1858). List of species of Mammalia sent from the Aru Islands by Mr. A.R. Wallace to the British Museum. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1858:106-113.
WildNet taxon ID
1001
Synonym(s)
Hipposideros bicolour
Alternate name(s)
dusky horseshoe-bat
dusky leaf-nosed bat
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1001

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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