Minute fruit bat

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Minute fruit bat
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Cynopterus minutus from Simeulue, Aceh
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Pteropodidae
Genus: Cynopterus
Species: C. minutus
Binomial name
Cynopterus minutus
(Miller, 1906)
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Minute fruit bat range

The minute fruit bat (Cynopterus minutus) is a species of megabat within the family Pteropodidae.[2] It is found in Sumatra, Java, Borneo and Sulawesi.


  1. ^ Ruedas, L. & Suyanto, A. (2008). "Cynopterus minutus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2008: e.T136423A4289682. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T136423A4289682.en. Retrieved 9 November 2017. 
  2. ^ Simmons, N.B. (2005). "Order Chiroptera". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 317. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.