Asellia tridens

Asellia tridens (E. Geoffroy, 1813)

Common Names

Trident leaf-nosed Bat (English), خفاش ثلاثى السن (Arabic), Trident Bat (English), خفاش ورقى الأنف (Arabic), Common Trident Bat (English)

Languages: English


Status in Egypt

Native, resident.

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution in Egypt

Widespread (Nile Valley, Western Desert, central and southern Eastern Desert, Sinai).


M., Basuony., F. Gilbert., & S. Zalat. (2010).  Mammals of Egypt: Atlas, Red Data Listing & Conservation, Ministry of State for Environmental Affairs, Cairo..