Common tube-nosed fruit bat

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Common tube-nosed fruit bat

Order : Chiroptera
Family : Pteropodidae
Subfamily : Pteropodinae
Species : Nyctimene albiventer


The Common tube-nosed fruit bat is listed as Least Concern (LR/lc), lowest risk. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

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

Facts about the common tube-nosed fruit bat

  Nyctimene albiventer is a fig specialist.

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