Taxon profile


Lesser Dawn Bat
Eonycteris spelaea (Dobson, 1871)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Chiroptera - bats »  family Pteropodidae - fruit bats »  genus Eonycteris

Other names

= Dawn Fruit Bat

Least Concern LC

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Eonycteris spelaea glandifera Lawrence, 1939
subspecies Eonycteris spelaea rosenbergii (Jentink, 1889)
subspecies Eonycteris spelaea spelaea (Dobson, 1871)
subspecies Eonycteris spelaea winnyae Maharadatunkamsi & Kitchener, 1997

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [7787]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Eonycteris spelaea (Dobson, 1871)]
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 Eonycteris spelaea Dobson, 1871]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Eonycteris spelaea (Dobson, 1871)]

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