Keast's tube-nosed fruit bat

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Keast's tube-nosed fruit bat
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Pteropodidae
Genus: Nyctimene
Species: N. keasti
Binomial name
Nyctimene keasti
Kitchener, Packer, and Maryanto, 1993.
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Keast's tube-nosed fruit bat range

The Keast's tube-nosed fruit bat (Nyctimene keasti) is a species of megabat in the family Pteropodidae found in Babar, Tanimbar, and the Kai Islands.


  1. ^ Helgen, K.; Hutson, A.M. (2008). "Nyctimene keasti". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2008: e.T136441A4292200. 
  • D.E. Wilson & D.M. Reeder, 2005: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. Third Edition. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore