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SPECIES Pteropus dasymallus

Author:Temminck, 1825.
Citation:Monogr. Mamm., 1: 180.
Common Name:Ryukyu Flying Fox
Type Locality:Japan, Ryukyu Isls, Kuchinoerabu Isl (restricted by Kuroda, 1933).
Distribution:Taiwan; Ryukyu Isls, Daito Isls and extreme S Kyushu (Japan); Batan, Dalupiri, and Fuga Isls (Philippines).
Status:CITES – Appendix II. IUCN/SSC Action Plan (1992) – Endangered: Limited Distribution. IUCN 2003 – Endangered.
Comments:subniger species group. Includes daitoensis; see Kuroda (1933) and Yoshiyuki (1989). Reviewed in part by Yoshiyuki (1989) and Horácek et al. (2000); see also Ingle and Heaney (1992).
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SUBSPECIES dasymallus

SUBSPECIES daitonensis


SUBSPECIES inopinatus

SUBSPECIES yayeyamae


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