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SPECIES Nyctimene keasti

Author:Kitchener in Kitchener, Packer, and Maryanto, 1993.
Citation:Rec. West. Aust. Mus., 16: 408.
Common Name:Keast's Tube-nosed Fruit Bat
Type Locality:Indonesia, Maluku, Pulau Dullah (closely associated with Pulau Kai Kecil), 12 km N Tual, near Taman Anggrek, 538'S, 13244'E, sea level.
Distribution:Babar, Tanimbar, and Kai Isls (Molucca Isls, Indonesia); probably Timor and Flores (K. Helgen, pers. comm.).
Status:Described after completion of IUCN/SSC Action Plan (1992); IUCN 2003 not evaluated.
Comments:cephalotes species group. Originally described as a subspecies of albiventer, but recognized as a distinct species by Kitchener et al. (1995c) and Bergmans (2001). Revised by Bergmans (2001).
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SUBSPECIES keasti

SUBSPECIES babari

SUBSPECIES tozeri

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