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Pteralopex taki  Parnaby, 2002
Taxonomic Serial No.: 945980

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): New Georgia Monkey-faced Fruit Bat [English]
    New Georgian Monkey-faced Bat [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderChiroptera Blumenbach, 1779 – morcego, quiróptero, bats  
                                  SuborderYinpterochiroptera Springer, Teeling, Madsen, Stanhope and Jong, 2001  
                                     FamilyPteropodidae Gray, 1821 – flying foxes, Old World fruit bats, megabats, non-echolocating bats  
                                        SubfamilyPteropodinae Gray, 1821 – Old World fruit bats  
                                           TribePteralopini Almeida, Simmmons and Giannini, 2020  
                                              GenusPteralopex Thomas, 1888  
                                                 SpeciesPteralopex taki Parnaby, 2002 – New Georgia Monkey-faced Fruit Bat, New Georgian Monkey-faced Bat  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Helgen, Kristofer M.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Systematics of the Pacific monkey-faced bats (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae), with a new species of Pteralopex and a new Fijian genus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematics and Biodiversity, vol. 3, no. 4   
  Page(s): 433-453   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1477-2000   
  Notes: Online ISSN: 1478-0933, DOI: 10.1017/S1477200005001702   
  Reference for: Pteralopex taki   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Parnaby, H. E.  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: A taxonomic review of the genus Pteralopex (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae), the monkey-faced bats of the south-western Pacific   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Australian Mammalogy, vol. 23, no. 2   
  Page(s): 145-162   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0310-0049   
  Notes: Online ISSN: 1836-7402. DOI: 10.1071/AM01145. Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Simmons, Nancy B. / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Order Chiroptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 312-529   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Pteralopex taki, New Georgian Monkey-faced Bat [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, D. E., and R. A. Mittermeier, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2019   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Vol. 9: Bats   
  Page(s): 1008   
  Publisher: Lynx Edicions   
  Publication Place: Barcelona, Spain   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-84-16728190   
  Reference for: Pteralopex taki, New Georgia Monkey-faced Fruit Bat [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Australia  



  Comment: Comments: In addition to the original description by Parnaby (2002b), see Flannery (1995b), who discussed this species under its common name  
    Status: IUCN 2003 - Not Evaluated as Pteralopex sp. nov., but Parnaby (2000b) recommended that this species be classified in the IUCN threat category of 'Critically Endangered'  



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