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SPECIES Rhinolophus swinnyi

Author:Gough, 1908.
Citation:Ann. Transvaal Mus., 1: 72.
Common Name:Swinny's Horseshoe Bat
Type Locality:South Africa, Eastern Cape Prov., Pondoland, Ngqeleni Dist.
Distribution:South Africa, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Malawi, Zambia, S Dem. Rep. Congo, Tanzania, Zanzibar.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:capensis species group. Possibly a subspecies of denti (Koopman, 1993). See Taylor (2000a) for distribution map.
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    piriensis Hewitt, 1913
    rhodesiae Roberts, 1946

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