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SPECIES Hipposideros papua

Author:Thomas and Doria, 1886.
Citation:Ann. Mus. Civ. Stor. Nat. Genova, 4: 204.
Common Name:Biak Leaf-nosed Bat
Type Locality:Indonesia, Prov. of Papua, Tjenderawasih Div. (= Geelvinck Bay), Misori Isl (= Biak Isl = Schouten Isl), Korido.
Distribution:Biak and Numfoor Isls, W New Guinea, and N Molucca Isls.
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) Vulnerable.
Comments:bicolor species group. See Hill and Rozendaal (1989) and Flannery (1995a, b).
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