Biak naked-backed fruit bat

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Biak naked-backed fruit bat

Order : Chiroptera
Family : Pteropodidae
Subfamily : Pteropodinae
Species : Dobsonia emersa


The Biak naked-backed fruit bat is listed as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the Biak nakedbacked fruit bat
A young / baby of a Biak nakedbacked fruit bat is called a 'pup'. A Biak nakedbacked fruit bat group is called a 'colony or cloud'.

Facts about the Biak naked-backed fruit bat

The Biak bare-backed fruit bat (Dobsonia emersa) is considered vulnerable (IUCN 2000). (Full text)

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