Croslet Horseshoe Bat (Rhinolophus coelophyllus)
This species is recorded from Myanmar, Salaween River,
Thailand, Western Malaysia, and Lao PDR. The records from eastern Thailand
may be R. shameli (S. Bumrungsri pers. comm.).
Lao People's Democratic Republic; Malaysia; Myanmar; Thailand
The species is locally common in Thailand, a population
there may have contained 1,000 individuals (S. Bumrungsri pers. comm.). Its
population status in other countries is not known but it is not thought to be
Population Trend: Unknown
Habitat and Ecology:
It is found in broad leaved mixed deciduous to evergreen
forest in a wide altitudinal range in Thailand (S. Bumrungsri pers.
There are no major threats to this widespread species at present.
It occurs in a number of protected areas.