Rhinolophus dehmi Ziegler 1993 (horseshoe bat)

Mammalia - Chiroptera - Rhinolophidae

Full reference: R. Ziegler. 1993. Die Chiroptera (Mammalia) aus dem Untermiozän von Wintershof-West bei Eichstätt (Bayern). Mitteilungen der Bayerischen Staatssammlung für Paläontologie und historische Geologie 33:119-154

Belongs to Rhinolophus according to R. Ziegler 1993

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

Type specimen: BSP 1937 II 19737, a maxilla (Maxilla fragment with C-M3). Its type locality is Wintershof-West, which is in a MN 3 fissure fill horizon in Germany.

Ecology: volant insectivore

Distribution: found only at Wintershof-West

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