Greenish naked-backed fruit bat

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Greenish naked-backed fruit bat
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Pteropodidae
Genus: Dobsonia
D. viridis
Binomial name
Dobsonia viridis
Heude, 1896
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Greenish naked-backed fruit bat range

The greenish naked-backed fruit bat (Dobsonia viridis) is a species of megabat in the family Pteropodidae.


This species of Dobsonia is endemic to some of the northeastern Lesser Sunda Islands in Indonesia.

It is found on: the Kai Islands; the central and southern Molucca Islands − including Seram Island, Ambon Island, and Buru Island; and the Banda Islands.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Tsang, S.M. (2016). "Dobsonia viridis". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T6780A22033412. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-2.RLTS.T6780A22033412.en.