Ziama horseshoe bat

Ziama horseshoe bat

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Rhinolophus ziama

The Ziama horseshoe bat is a species of bat in the family Rhinolophidae. It was first described in 2002. It is found in Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. In 2013, Bat Conservation International listed this species as one of the 35 species of its worldwide priority list of conservation. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Ziama horseshoe bat habitat map

References

1. Ziama horseshoe bat Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ziama_horseshoe_bat
2. Ziama horseshoe bat on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/44786/22068674

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