Black-eared flying fox

Black-eared flying fox

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Pteropus melanotus

The black-eared flying fox, species Pteropus melanotus, is a bat of the family Pteropodidae . Also known as Blyth's flying fox, it is found on the Andaman Islands and Nicobar Islands, and in Sumatra . A population on Christmas Island, which is critically endangered, has been placed as a subspecies of this population. The conservation and taxonomic status of that population was later re-established as a distinct species, the Christmas Island fruit-bat Pteropus natalis.

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Di

Diurnal

Fr

Frugivore

He

Herbivore

Ar

Arboreal

Zo

Zoochory

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Island endemic

Te

Terrestrial

Vi

Viviparous

Co

Colonial

So

Social

No

Not a migrant

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starts with

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Black-eared flying fox habitat map

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References

1. Black-eared flying fox Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black-eared_flying_fox
2. Black-eared flying fox on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/18740/8525654

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