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Actual Scientific name : French name English name
Rhinolophus blasii empusa   Peak-saddle Horseshoe Bat 
Rhinolophus clivosus zuluensis   Geoffroy's Horseshoe Bat 
Rhinolophus fumigatus   Rüppel's Horseshoe Bat 
Rhinolophus hildebrandtii   Hildebrandt's Horseshoe Bat 
Rhinolophus landeri lobatus   Lander's Horseshoe Bat 
Rhinolophus swinnyi   Swinny's Horseshoe Bat 



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The vernacular names were collected in the field and in the colonial literature from the first part of the 20th century. The monks who established the first dictionaries were not necessarily informed naturalists. Therefore, errors must have been committed.

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