Dobsonia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Dobsonia
Dobsonia moluccensis - Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria - Genoa, Italy - DSC02537.JPG
Moluccan naked-backed fruit bat (Dobsonia moluccensis)
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Pteropodidae
Genus: Dobsonia
Palmer, 1898

Dobsonia is a genus of megabat in the family Pteropodidae. It contains the following 13 species:[1]

Genus Dobsonia

  1. ^ Nowak, Ronald M. Walker's Bats of the World. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP. 1991.
  2. ^ Simmons, N.B. 2005. Order Chiroptera. Pp. 312–529 in Wilson, D.E. and Reeder, D.M. (eds.). Mammal Species of the World: a taxonomic and geographic reference. 3rd ed. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2 vols., 2142 pp. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0.