Hipposideridae


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Related to Hipposideridae: Molossidae, Rhinolophidae

Hipposideridae

[‚hi‚pō·sə′der·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The Old World leaf-nosed bats, a family of mammals in the order Chiroptera.
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Correlations between call frequency and ear length in bats belonging to the families Rhinolophidae and Hipposideridae. J.
Two species of Hipposideridae were observed side by side in large colonies.
All CoVs in our study were found in members of the genus Hipposideros (family Hipposideridae).
Bats positive for Australian bat lyssavirus infection Species IFA positive (a) Megachiroptera Pteropodidae Pteropus alecto 6/50 Pteropus scapulatus 0/18 Pteropus poliocephalus 1/8 Pteropus conspicillatus 0/4 Unidentified Pteropus l/5 Subtotal 8/85 Microchiroptera Hipposideridae Hipposiderosater 0/1 Molossidae Mormopterus beccarii 0/2 Mormopterus loriae 0/2 Unidentified Mormopterus 0/2 Rhinolophidae Rhinolophus philippinensis 0/1 Vespertilionidae Chalinolobus gouldii 0/1 Miniopterus australis 0/3 Miniopterus schreibersii 0/1 Miniopterus scotorepens 0/1 Scotorepens orion 0/1 Unidentified Scotorepens 0/1 Unidentified Vespertilionidae 0/14 Unidentified Microchiroptera 0/4 Subtotal 0/34 Total 8/119 (a) IFA, immunofluorescence assay; number positive/number tested.