Acerodon jubatus lucifer Elliot, 1896:78

Panay giant fruit bat, Panay golden-crowned flying fox



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Acerodon lucifer Elliot, 1896


Possibly a synonym of Acerodon [jubatus] jubatus.


Conservation Status

Validity disputed

Last record: 16 April 1892

IUCN RedList status: Extinct, if a valid subspecies



Panay, Philippines












Original scientific description:

Elliot, D. G. (1896). On sundry collections of mammals. Field Clumbian Mus. Zool. 1: 67-82.


Other references:

Heaney, L.R., Balete, D.S., Dollar, M.L., Alcala, A.C., Dans, A.T.L., Gonzales, P.C., Ingle, N.R., Lepiten, M.V., Oliver, W.L.R., Ong, P.S., Rickart, E.A., Tabaranza Jr., B.R. and Utzurrum, R.C.B. 1998. A synopsis of the mammalian fauna of the Philippine Islands. Fieldiana: Zoology (New Series) 88: 1-61.

Ingle, N. R., and L. R. Heaney. 1992. A key to the bats of the Philippine Islands. Fieldiana: Zoology, n.s., 69:1-44.

Mickleburgh, Simon P., Hutson, Anthony M. and Racey, Paul A. (1992). Old World fruit bats. An action plan for their conservation. Gland, Switzerland: IUCN. viii + 252 pp.

Mildenstein, T., Cariño,A., Paul, S., Heaney, L., Alviola, P., Duya, A., Stier, S., Pedregosa, S., Lorica, R., Ingle, N., Balete, D., Garcia, J.J., Gonzalez, J.C., Ong, P., Rosell-Ambal, G. & Tabaranza, B. (2008). Acerodon jubatus. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. ( Downloaded on 17 September 2012.


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