Beaufort's naked-backed fruit bat

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Beaufort's naked-backed fruit bat
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Pteropodidae
Genus: Dobsonia
Species: D. beauforti
Binomial name
Dobsonia beauforti
Bergmans, 1975
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Beaufort's naked-backed fruit bat range in Western New Guinea

Beaufort's naked-backed fruit bat (Dobsonia beauforti) is a species of megabat in the family Pteropodidae.

It is endemic to New Guinea island and adjacent small islands in West Papua Province, located in Western New Guinea of Indonesia.

Its natural habitat is in caves.

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