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Rhinolophus yongyuthi Mein and Ginsburg 1997 (horseshoe bat)

Mammalia - Microchiroptera - Rhinolophidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 234176

Full reference: P. Mein and L. Ginsburg. 1997. Les mammiferes du gisement miocene inferieure de Li Mae Long, Thailande; Systematique biostratigraphie et paleoenvironment. Geodiversitas 19(4):783-844

Belongs to Rhinolophus according to P. Mein and L. Ginsburg 1997

Sister taxa: Rhinolophus blasii, Rhinolophus borneensis, Rhinolophus csakvarensis, Rhinolophus dehmi, Rhinolophus delphinensis, Rhinolophus euryale, Rhinolophus ferrumequinum, Rhinolophus grivensis, Rhinolophus hanaki, Rhinolophus hipposideros, Rhinolophus lemanensis, Rhinolophus priscus, Rhinolophus pumilio, Rhinolophus wenzensis

Type specimen: T Li 143, a tooth (M/2). Its type locality is Li Mae Long, which is in a Miocene terrestrial horizon in Thailand.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore