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Species profile—Dobsonia magna (bare-backed fruit bat)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Pteropodidae (Flying Foxes, Fruit Bats and Blossom-bats) → Dobsonia magna (bare-backed fruit bat)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Pteropodidae (Flying Foxes, Fruit Bats and Blossom-bats)
Scientific name
Dobsonia magna Thomas, 1905
Common name
bare-backed fruit bat
WildNet taxon ID
976
Synonym(s)
Dobsonia moluccensis
Dobsonia moluccensis magna
Dobsonia moluccense
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Data deficient
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=976

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
7 September 2021
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