Christmas Island flying fox

Christmas Island flying fox

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Pteropus melanotus natalis

The Christmas Island flying fox or Christmas Island fruit bat, as the name suggests, is a flying fox endemic to Christmas Island. It is unclear if it should be considered a distinct species, or a subspecies of the black-eared flying fox . It may descend from a population of island flying foxes from Pulau Panjang near Java. The Christmas Island flying fox is medium-sized, averaging 250

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Christmas Island flying fox habitat map

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MATING BEHAVIOR

References

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

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