Rhinolophus montanus Goodwin, 1979:112

Timorese horseshoe bat



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Rhinolophus philippinensis montanus Goodwin, 1979:112


Conservation Status


Last record: 1979

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient





Biology & Ecology




Only known from the holotype (Hutson et al. 2008).






Original scientific description:

Goodwin, R. E. (1979). The bats of Timor: Systematics and ecology. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 163: 73-122.


Other references:

Csorba, G. (2002). Remarks on some types of the genus Rhinolophus. Annales Historico-Naturales Musei Nationalis Hungarici, 94:217-226.

Csorba, G., P. Ujhelyi, and N. Thomas. (2003). Horseshoe bats of the world. Alana Books, Bishop’s Castle, U.K., 160 pp.

Hutson, A.M., Suyanto, A., Kingston, T. & Csorba, G. (2008). Rhinolophus montanus. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. ( Downloaded on 09 September 2012.

Simmons, N.B. and A.L. Cirranello. 2023. Bat Species of the World: A taxonomic and geographic database. Version 1.3. Accessed on 06/18/2023. 


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