Northern leaf-nosed bat

Northern leaf-nosed bat

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Hipposideros stenotis

The northern leaf-nosed bat is a micro-bat of the family Hipposideridae, known as "leaf-nosed" bats. The species is endemic to northern regions of Australia. They are highly manoeuvrable in flight, and use echolocation to forage for insect prey.

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Northern leaf-nosed bat habitat map

References

1. Northern leaf-nosed bat Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northern_leaf-nosed_bat
2. Northern leaf-nosed bat on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/10163/3178207

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