Definition of Acerodon. Meaning of Acerodon. Synonyms of Acerodon

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Acerodon. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Acerodon and, of course, Acerodon synonyms and on the right images related to the word Acerodon.

Definition of Acerodon

No result for Acerodon. Showing similar results...

Meaning of Acerodon from wikipedia

- Acerodon is a genus of bats in the family Pteropodidae containing five species, all native to forests in Southeast Asia, and all considered threatened...
- The giant golden-crowned flying fox (Acerodon jubatus), also known as the golden-capped fruit bat, is a species of megabat endemic to the Philippines....
- during the 13th to 16th(?) centuries. One former species of bat known as Acerodon lucifer was thought to be extinct, but is now synonymous with the giant...
- The Palawan fruit bat (Acerodon leucotis), also known as the Palawan flying fox, is a species of megabat found in forests of Palawan, Balabac and Busuanga...
- largest bats are the flying foxes and the giant golden-crowned flying fox, Acerodon jubatus, which can weigh 1.6 kg (3 1⁄2 lb) and have a wingspan of 1.7 m...
- also called fruit bats, Old World fruit bats, or—especially the genera Acerodon and Pteropus—flying foxes. They are the only member of the superfamily...
- threatened. One former species, Acerodon lucifer, is extinct, but is now highly regarded as part of the species Acerodon jubatus today, thus, the species...
- respectively. Outside this genus, the giant golden-crowned flying fox (genus Acerodon) is the only bat with similar dimensions. Most flying fox species are considerably...
- The Sulawesi flying fox or Sulawesi fruit bat (Acerodon celebensis) is a species of megabat endemic to Indonesia. It is cl****ified as "Vulnerable" by the...
- fruit bat (Acerodon mackloti) is a species of bat in the family Pteropodidae. It is endemic to Indonesia. Mildenstein, T. (2016). "Acerodon mackloti"....
Loading...