IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Trident nose-leaf bats are found in Northern Africa and the Middle east. Asellia tridens lives in some of the hottest areas in the world, spanning the region from Morocco to northern India.

There are two sub-species, A.t. tridens and A.t. murriana. Asellia t. murriana is commonly found only from Egypt to Saudi Arabia and into Israel and Jordan, , while A.t. tridens is found on either side of the range of A. t. muriana.

Biogeographic Regions: palearctic (Native )


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