Short-palated fruit bat

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Short-palated fruit bat

Order : Chiroptera
Family : Pteropodidae
Subfamily : Pteropodinae
Species : Casinycteris argynnis


The Short-palated fruit bat is listed as Near Threatened (NT), is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the shortpalated fruit bat
A young / baby of a shortpalated fruit bat is called a 'pup'. A shortpalated fruit bat group is called a 'colony or cloud'.
Short-palated fruit bat habitats
Forest and Subtropical / Tropical Moist Lowland

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