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Rhinolophus clivosus  Cretzschmar, 1826
Taxonomic Serial No.: 631419

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): Geoffroy's horseshoe bat [English]
 
    Geoffroy's Horseshoe Bat [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifčres, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderChiroptera Blumenbach, 1779 – morcego, quiróptero, bats  
                                  SuborderYinpterochiroptera Springer, Teeling, Madsen, Stanhope and Jong, 2001  
                                     SuperfamilyRhinolophoidea Gray, 1825  
                                        FamilyRhinolophidae Gray, 1825  
                                           GenusRhinolophus Lacépčde, 1799  
                                              SpeciesRhinolophus clivosus Cretzschmar, 1826 – Geoffroy's horseshoe bat, Geoffroy's Horseshoe Bat  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Subspecies Rhinolophus clivosus acrotis Heuglin, 1861  
                                                 Subspecies Rhinolophus clivosus augur K. Andersen, 1904  
                                                 Subspecies Rhinolophus clivosus brachygnathus K. Andersen, 1905  
                                                 Subspecies Rhinolophus clivosus clivosus Cretzschmar, 1826  
                                                 Subspecies Rhinolophus clivosus keniensis Hollister, 1916  
                                                 Subspecies Rhinolophus clivosus schwarzi Heim de Balsac, 1934  
                                                 Subspecies Rhinolophus clivosus zuluensis K. Andersen, 1904  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Don E. Wilson  
  Notes: Smithsonian Institution, MRC 108 Washington DC 20560-0108   
  Reference for: Rhinolophus clivosus    
       
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  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Benda, Petr, and Peter Vallo  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: New look on the geographical variation in Rhinolophus clivosus with description of a new horseshoe bat   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Vespertilio, vol. 16   
  Page(s): 69-96   
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  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1213-6123   
  Notes: Available online at http://www.ceson.org/publikace_en.php?p=16   
  Reference for: Rhinolophus clivosus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cretzschmar, J. / Eduard Rüppell, ed.  
  Publication Date: 1826   
  Article/Chapter Title: Säugethiere   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Atlas zu der Reise im nördlichen Afrika, Säugethiere   
  Page(s): 1-141   
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  Notes: Available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37140596   
  Reference for: original description   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Simmons, Nancy B. / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Order Chiroptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 312-529   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Rhinolophus clivosus, Geoffroy's Horseshoe Bat [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing   
  Page(s): xviii + 1207   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-217-9   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Rhinolophus clivosus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Common Names of Mammals of the World   
  Page(s): xiv + 204   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-383-3   
  Notes: With contributions by Bernadette N. Graham, Adam P. Potter, and Mariana M. Upmeyer   
  Reference for: Rhinolophus clivosus, Geoffroy's horseshoe bat [English]   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Africa  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin:    
 

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment: Status: IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) - Lower Risk (lc)  
    Comments: ferrumequinum species group. Does not include bocharicus; see Hanák (1969), DeBlase (1980), Gromov and Baranova (1981), and Pavlinov and Rossolimo (1987). Does not include deckenii or silvestris; see Koopman (1975), Cotterill (2002), and Csorba et al. (2003). Does not include hillorum, see Cotterill (2002). Also see Harrison and Bates (1991). Reviewed in part by Horácek et al. (2000)  
    Date of publication cited as 1830 in error by Mammal Species of the World, 3rd ed. (2005)  
 

 

   

 
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