New Caledonia flying fox

New Caledonia flying fox

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Pteropus vetulus

The New Caledonia flying fox is a species of flying fox in the family Pteropodidae. It is endemic to New Caledonia. The habitat of the species is highly fragmented, and possibly decreasing due to deforestation. Other threats such as hunting are as yet unquantified.

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New Caledonia flying fox habitat map

References

1. New Caledonia flying fox Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Caledonia_flying_fox
2. New Caledonia flying fox on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/18767/22089080

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