The Biak roundleaf bat or Geelvinck Bay leaf-nosed bat (Hipposideros papua ) is a species of bat in the family Hipposideridae. It is endemic to the Biak Islands (Schouten Islands) and Cenderawasih Bay (Geelvinck Bay) area of Papua Province, located in Western New Guinea, Indonesia.
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It has a forearm length of approximately 50.5 mm (1.99 in).It has a nose-leaf with two lateral leaflets.
As of 2008, it is evaluated as least concern by the IUCN—its lowest conservation priority.It meets the criteria for this assessment because it is locally common within its range.Its habitat is unlikely to be rapidly declining in extent and quality, and its population trend is projected as stable.