Lesser great leaf-nosed bat

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Lesser great leaf-nosed bat
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Hipposideridae
Genus: Hipposideros
H. turpis
Binomial name
Hipposideros turpis
Bangs, 1901
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Lesser great leaf-nosed bat range

The lesser great leaf-nosed bat or lesser roundleaf bat (Hipposideros turpis) is a species of bat in the family Hipposideridae. It is found in Japan, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitat is temperate forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.



  1. ^ Fukui, D.; Sano, A. (2019). "Hipposideros turpis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2019: e.T80224148A22099660.
  2. ^ Population size, distribution, threats and conservation status of two endangered bat species Craseonycteris thonglongyai and Hipposideros turpis.