Lander's horseshoe bat

Lander's horseshoe bat

Lander's horseshoe bat

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Rhinolophus landeri

Lander's horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus landeri ) is a species of bat in the family Rhinolophidae found in Africa. Its natural habitats are dry savanna, moist savanna, and caves.

Appearance

It is a medium-sized member of its family.Individuals weigh 5–11 g (0.18–0.39 oz).Total length is approximately 75 mm (3.0 in); tail length is 23 mm (0.91 in) and forearm length is 38–41 mm (1.5–1.6 in).

Lander's horseshoe bat habitat map
Lander's horseshoe bat
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Population

Conservation

It is currently evaluated as least concern by the IUCN—its lowest conservation priority.It meets the criteria for this assessment because it has a wide geographic range; its population size is likely large; and it unlikely that it is in rapid decline.

References

1. Lander's horseshoe bat Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lander's_horseshoe_bat
2. Lander's horseshoe bat on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/19546/21977797

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