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Large Flying Fox
Pteropus vampyrus (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Near Threatened NT


Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subspecies Pteropus vampyrus edulis É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1810
subspecies Pteropus vampyrus lanensis Mearns, 1905
subspecies Pteropus vampyrus malaccensis Andersen, 1908
subspecies Pteropus vampyrus natunae Andersen, 1908
subspecies Pteropus vampyrus pluton Temminck, 1853
subspecies Pteropus vampyrus vampyrus Linnaeus, 1758

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [18766]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Pteropus vampyrus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
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) [] [as Pteropus vampyrus Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Pteropus vampyrus (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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