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SPECIES Cynopterus nusatenggara

Author:Kitchener and Maharadatunkamsi, 1991.
Citation:Rec. West. Aust. Mus., 15: 312.
Common Name:Nusatenggara Short-nosed Fruit Bat
Type Locality:Indonesia, Lesser Sunda Isls, W Sumbawa, Jerewah, Desa Belo (852'S, 11650'E), ca 40 m.
Distribution:Lombok, Moyo, Sumbawa, Sangeang, Komodo, Flores, Sumba, Adonara, Lembata, Pantar, Alor, and Wetar Isls (Indonesia).
Status:Described after completion of IUCN/SSC Action Plan (1992). IUCN 2003 Lower Risk (nt).
Comments:Specimens of this species were tentatively included in brachyotis by Corbet and Hill (1992), but see Schmitt et al. (1995) and Kitchener and Maharadatunkamsi (1996).
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