Brooks's dyak fruit bat

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Brooks’s dyak fruit bat
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Pteropodidae
Genus: Dyacopterus
D. brooksi
Binomial name
Dyacopterus brooksi
(Thomas, 1920)
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Brooks's dyak fruit bat range

The Brooks’s dyak fruit bat (Dyacopterus brooksi) is a species of megabat in the family Pteropodidae endemic to Sumatra.[1] It was formerly included as a subspecies of Dyacopterus spadiceus.[2]


  1. ^ a b Maharadatunkamsi, D.; Sinaga, U. & Kingston, T. (2008). "Dyacopterus brooksi". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2008: e.T136356A4279864. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T136356A4279864.en.
  2. ^ Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M., eds. (2005). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.