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Species profile—Syconycteris australis (eastern blossom bat)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Pteropodidae (Flying Foxes, Fruit Bats and Blossom-bats) → Syconycteris australis (eastern blossom bat)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Pteropodidae (Flying Foxes, Fruit Bats and Blossom-bats)
Scientific name
Syconycteris australis (Peters, 1867)
Common name
eastern blossom bat
Type reference
Peters, W. (1867) Herpetologische Notizen. Mber. K. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berl. 1867:13-37.
WildNet taxon ID
966
Alternate name(s)
Queensland blossom-bat
common blossom-bat
eastern blossom-bat
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=966

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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