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Desmalopex

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Desmalopex is a genus of megabats in the family Pteropodidae. It has historically been included in the genus Pteropus and occurs only in the Philippines.

It comprises the following species:

References

  • Esselstyn, J.A., Garcia, H.J.D., Saulog, M.G. and Heaney, L.R. 2008. A new species of Desmalopex (Pteropodidae) from the Philippines, with a phylogenetic analysis of the Pteropodini. Journal of Mammalogy 89(4):815–825.
  • Giannini, N.P., Almeida, F.C., Simmons, N.B. and Helgen, K.M. 2008. The systematic position of Pteropus leucopterus and its bearing on the monophyly and relationships of Pteropus (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae). Acta Chiropterologica 10(1):11–20.
Extant species of family Pteropodidae
Subfamily Nyctimeninae
Nyctimene
(tube-nosed fruit bats) Paranyctimene
Subfamily Cynopterinae
Aethalops
(Pygmy fruit bats) Alionycteris Balionycteris Chironax Cynopterus
(Dog-faced fruit bats) Dyacopterus
(Dayak fruit bats) Haplonycteris Latidens Megaerops Otopteropus Penthetor Ptenochirus
(Musky fruit bats) Sphaerias Thoopterus Aproteles Dobsonia
(Bare-backed fruit bats) Harpyionycteris
Subfamily Macroglossinae
Macroglossus
(Long-tongued fruit bats) Melonycteris Notopteris
(Long-tailed fruit bats) Syconycteris
(blossom bats)
Subfamily Pteropodinae
Acerodon Desmalopex Eidolon
(Straw-coloured fruit bats) Mirimiri Neopteryx Pteralopex Pteropus
(flying foxes)
Styloctenium
Subfamily Rousettinae
Eonycteris
(Dawn fruit bats) Rousettus
(rousette fruit bats)
Subfamily Epomophorinae
EpomophoriniEpomophorus
(Epauleted fruit bats) Epomops
(Epauleted bats) Hypsignathus Micropteropus
(Dwarf epauleted bats) Nanonycteris MyonycteriniLissonycteris Megaloglossus Myonycteris
(Little collared fruit bats) PlerotiniPlerotes ScotonycteriniCasinycteris Scotonycteris


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Desmalopex: Brief Summary

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Desmalopex is a genus of megabats in the family Pteropodidae. It has historically been included in the genus Pteropus and occurs only in the Philippines.

It comprises the following species:

White-winged flying fox, Desmalopex leucopterus Small white-winged flying fox, Desmalopex microleucopterus
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