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Indian Flying Fox
Pteropus giganteus (Brünnich, 1782)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Chiroptera - bats »  family Pteropodidae - fruit bats »  genus Pteropus - large flying foxes

Least Concern LC

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Pteropus giganteus - Indian Flying Fox

Author: Pavel Zuber

Pteropus giganteus - Indian Flying Fox

Author: Pavel Zuber

Pteropus giganteus - Indian Flying Fox

Author: Pavel Zuber

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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Pteropus giganteus ariel Allen, 1908
subspecies Pteropus giganteus chinghaiensis Wang & Wang, 1962
subspecies Pteropus giganteus giganteus (Brünnich, 1782)

Pteropus giganteus giganteus

subspecies Pteropus giganteus leucocephalus Hodgson, 1835

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [18725]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Pteropus giganteus (Brünnich, 1782)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3] [as Pteropus giganteus Brünnich, 1782]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
DE Zootier-Lexikon [1576:riesenflughund-pteropus-giganteus]

Dollinger P.: Zootier-Lexikon
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2018
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Pteropus giganteus (Brünnich, 1782)]

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