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Mammals of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Ratanaworabhan's fruit bat

Binomial name: Megaerops niphanae, Songsakdi Yenbutra & Heinz Felten, 1983

The Ratanaworabhan's Fruit Bat (Megaerops niphanae) is a species of megabat in the Pteropodidae family. It is found in India, Thailand, and Vietnam.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Mammalia
Order
Chiroptera
Family
Pteropodidae
Genus
Megaerops
Species
Megaerops niphanae

Common names

  • English:
    • Northern tailless fruit bat
    • Ratanaworabhan's fruit bat

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Range Map

Distribution map of Ratanaworabhan's fruit bat, Megaerops niphanae in Thailand
  • Taksin Maharat National Park
Range map of Megaerops niphanae in Thailand