Hipposideros ridleyi Robinson & Kloss, 1911:241

Ridley's leaf-nosed bat, Ridley's roundleaf bat, Singapore roundleaf horseshoe bat



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1910

Rediscovered in 24 April 1975

IUCN RedList status: Vulnerable



Borneo (Brunei Darussalam)












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