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Lesser Horseshoe Bat

Rhinolophus hipposideros (Bechstein 1800)

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Rhinolophus hipposideros (Lesser Horseshoe Bat) is a species of bats in the family horseshoe bats. They are native to Ethiopia and the Palearctic. They are solitary, nocturnal carnivores. Individuals are known to live for 252 months and can grow to 38.99 mm. Reproduction is viviparous. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on flight to move around.

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EOL has data for 59 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Lesser Horseshoe Bat. View this species on GBIF