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Hipposideros cervinus - Gould.jpg
Fawn leaf-nosed bat (H. cervinus)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Hipposideridae
Genus: Hipposideros
Gray, 1831

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Hipposideros is one of the most diverse genera of bats, with more than 70 species. They are collectively called roundleaf bats after the shape of their nasal ornament. It is the type genus of the family Hipposideridae. It is divided into species groups based on morphology.

Species included in this genus are[edit]

armiger species group[edit]

bicolor species group[edit]

cyclops species group[edit]

commersoni species group[edit]

diadema species group[edit]

larvatus species group[edit]

megalotis species group[edit]

pratti species group[edit]

speoris species group[edit]

Uncertain group[edit]