family Hipposideridae


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Noun1.family Hipposideridae - Old World leafnose bats
mammal family - a family of mammals
Microchiroptera, suborder Microchiroptera - most of the bats in the world; all bats except fruit bats insectivorous bats
genus Rhinonicteris, Rhinonicteris - orange horseshoe bats
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Bats of the genus Hipposideros, family Hipposideridae, are among the most speciose insectivorous bats; [approximately equal to] 70 species are distributed across Africa, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
All CoVs in our study were found in members of the genus Hipposideros (family Hipposideridae).