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SPECIES Hipposideros turpis

Author:Bangs, 1901.
Citation:Am. Nat., 35: 561.
Common Name:Lesser Leaf-nosed Bat
Type Locality:Japan, Ryukyu Isls, Sakishima Isls, Ishigaki Isl.
Distribution:Peninsular Thailand and Vietnam; Ryukyu Isls (Japan).
Status:IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) – Endangered.
Comments:armiger species group. Distinct from armiger; see Hill (1963b), Yoshiyuki (1989), and Hendrichsen et al. (2001b). Includes alongensis, see Topál (1993).
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SUBSPECIES alongensis

SUBSPECIES pendleburyi


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