The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Nyctimene malaitensis Phillips, 1968

Malaita tube-nosed bat, Malaita tube-nosed fruit bat

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1968

Rediscovered in 2004

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient

 

Distribution

Malaita & San Cristobal, Solomon Islands

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Flannery, T.F. 1995. Mammals of the South-West Pacific and Moluccan Islands. Comstock/Cornell, Ithaca, Ny, USA.

Hamilton, S. (2008). Nyctimene malaitensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T14958A4483292. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T14958A4483292.en. Downloaded on 15 February 2017.

Mickleburgh, S.P., Hutson, A.M. and Racey, P.A. 1992. Old World Fruit-Bats - An Action Plan for their Conservation. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland.

Simmons, N.B. 2005. Order Chiroptera. In: D.E. Wilson and D.M. Reeder (eds), Mammal Species of the World, pp. 312-529. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD, USA.

 

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