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SPECIES Dobsonia crenulata

Author:K. Andersen, 1909.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 8, 4: 532.
Common Name:Halmahera Naked-backed Fruit Bat
Type Locality:Indonesia, Maluku (Moluccas), Ternate.
Distribution:N Moluccas, Togian Isls, Sangihe Isls, Talaud Isls, Pelang, Sulawesi (Indonesia).
Status:IUCN/SSC Action Plan (1992) No Data as D. viridis crenulata. IUCN 2003 Not listed.
Comments:viridis species group. Included by Hill (1983) and Hill and Corbet (1992) as a subspecies of viridis, but see Bergmans and Rozendaal (1988). Also see Flannery (1995b). Non-Moluccan populations apparently represent an undescribed subspecies (K. Helgen, pers. comm.).



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