Little golden-mantled flying fox

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Little golden-mantled flying fox

Order : Chiroptera
Family : Pteropodidae
Subfamily : Pteropodinae
Species : Pteropus pumilus


The Little golden-mantled flying fox 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 little goldenmantled flying fox
A little goldenmantled flying fox group is called a 'flock'.
Indonesia and Philippines
Little golden-mantled flying fox habitats
Forest and Subtropical / Tropical Dry forest
Some facts about the
Little golden-mantled flying fox

Adult weight : 0.2 kg (0.44 lbs)

Maximum longevity : 17 years

Basal metabolic rate : 1 W

Body mass : 0.194 kg (0.4268 lbs)

Temperature : 35.85 °C (96.53 °F)

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Facts about the little golden-mantled flying fox

The little golden-mantled flying fox is a relatively small (200 g with a wingspan of ~ .

The Little Golden-mantled flying fox is endemic to the Philippines in that it is found no where else in the world.

The relatively small Pteropus pumilus is still abundant in forest on several islands we have visited.

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