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Species profile—Hipposideros cervinus (fawn leaf-nosed bat)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Hipposideridae (leafnosed-bats) → Hipposideros cervinus (fawn leaf-nosed bat)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Hipposideridae (leafnosed-bats)
Scientific name
Hipposideros cervinus (Gould, 1854)
Common name
fawn leaf-nosed bat
Type reference
Gould, J. (1854) The Mammals of Australia. Pt.6 London: J. Gould.
WildNet taxon ID
1002
Synonym(s)
Hipposideros galeritus
Alternate name(s)
fawn horseshoe-bat
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Vulnerable
Back on Track (BoT) status
High
Conservation significant
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
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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=1002

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

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
7 September 2021
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