Temminck's flying fox

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Temminck's flying fox
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Pteropodidae
Genus: Pteropus
Species: P. temminckii
Binomial name
Pteropus temminckii
Peters, 1867
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Temminck's flying fox range

The Temminck's flying fox (Pteropus temminckii) is a species of flying fox in the family Pteropodidae. It is found in Indonesia. The species was classified as "Vulnerable" in 2008 by the IUCN due to threats from habitat destruction and hunting.[1]


  1. ^ a b Helgen, K. & Bonaccorso, F. (2008). "Pteropus temminckii". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 3.1 (3.1). International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 24 December 2013.