Hipposideros diadema (E.Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1813)

Patterson, Georgina, Martin, Thomas Edward, Adams, Nathan, Cropper, Olivia, Mustari, Abdul Haris & Tosh, David G., 2017, Lowland rainforest bat communities of Buton Island, Southeast Sulawesi, including new regional records, Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 65, pp. 373-385 : 381

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5356939

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:364FF720-BBDE-4C82-BF91-C24967A11AB6

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03CA87E6-ED5A-FFC9-A415-FC80FA6DFB56

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Valdenar

scientific name

Hipposideros diadema
status

 

Hipposideros diadema

A widespread species occurring from Southeast Asia to Northern Australia. It appears to be rare on Buton. A single individual was captured by NA and OC in a harp trap within KFR (14 July 2014), and two further individuals were opportunistically observed near the centre of LFR in 2014 after disturbance created during the cutting of a transect. We report our records as a minor range extension for H. diadema . The species has been previously mapped as occurring throughout mainland Sulawesi ( Csorba et al., 2008b), but has not been noted as occurring on Buton .