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Noun1.Hipposideros - horseshoe batsHipposideros - horseshoe bats      
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Hipposideridae, Hipposideridae - Old World leafnose bats
horseshoe bat - any of numerous bats of the family Hipposideridae of northwest Africa or Philippines or Australia having a horseshoe-shaped leaf on the nose
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Variation in the frequency of the echolocation calls of Hipposideros ruber in the Gulf of Guinea: an exploration of the adaptive meaning of the constant frequency value in rhinolophoid CF bats.
aegyptiacus fruit bats but not in Hipposideros spp.
Because no known cases of Pd or WNS have occurred in Botswana Africa, Nobuto strips containing blood samples from Rhinolophus denti, Neoromicia capensis, Hipposideros commersoni, and Nycteris thebaica were obtained from the Museum of Texas Tech University and used as negative controls.
lyra was recorded from Heroshah where it was co-roosting with Rousettus leschenaultii and Hipposideros fulvus.
To guarantee the survival of the populations of 12 bat species (Myotis myotis, Myotis blythii, Myotis capaccinii, Miniopterus schreibersii, Rhinolophus euryale, Rhinolophus hipposideros, Rhinolophus ferrumequinum, Eptesicus serotinus, Pipistrellus kuhlii, Nyctalus noctula, Hypsugo savii and Tadarida teniotis).
Genetic results confirmed the species -- named Hipposideros griffini -- is genetically distinct, according to the study, published recently in the Journal of Mammalogy.
For the past 20 years theVWT has been acquiring and adapting buildings as nature reserves for the lesser horseshoe bat, Rhinolophus hipposideros.
Lutra lutra faeces 23 2006 Puechmaille & Petit Rhinolophus faeces 54 2007 (sampling hipposideros Epiniac 2003) Puechmaille & Petit faeces 35 2007 (sampling Pluherlin 2003) Puechmaille & Petit faeces 16 2007 (sampling Saint-Thurial 2003) Puechmaille & Petit faeces 58 2007 (sampling Epiniac 2004) Puechmaille & Petit faeces 35 2007 (sampling Pluherlin 2004) Puechmaille & Petit faeces 14 2007 (sampling Saint-Thurial 2004) Frantz et al.
Jones G, Gordon T, and Nightingale J: Sex and age differences in the echolocation calls of the lesser horseshoe bat, Rhinolophus hipposideros.