Moluccan naked-backed fruit bat

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Moluccan naked-backed fruit bat
Dobsonia moluccensis - Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria - Genoa, Italy - DSC02537.JPG
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Pteropodidae
Genus: Dobsonia
D. moluccensis
Binomial name
Dobsonia moluccensis
Quoy & Gaimard, 1830
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Moluccan naked-backed fruit bat range

The Moluccan naked-backed fruit bat (Dobsonia moluccensis) is a species of megabat in the family Pteropodidae. It is found in the Maluku Islands and Western New Guinea of Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, and Australia.


  1. ^ Tsang, S.M. (2016). "Dobsonia moluccensis". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T84882605A22033630. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T84882605A22033630.en. Retrieved 9 November 2017.