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Pteropus mariannus mariannus  Desmarest, 1822
Taxonomic Serial No.: 947433

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Common Name(s): Mariana Fruit 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  
                                        SubfamilyPteropodinae Gray, 1821 – Old World fruit bats  
                                           GenusPteropus Brisson, 1762 – flying foxes  
                                              SpeciesPteropus mariannus Desmarest, 1822 – Marianas flying fox, Mariana flying fox, Mariana fruit bat, Marianas Flying Fox  
                                                 SubspeciesPteropus mariannus mariannus Desmarest, 1822 – Mariana Fruit Bat  

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  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: Pteropus mariannus mariannus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Mariana Fruit Bat (Pteropus mariannus mariannus): Reclassification From Endangered to Threatened in the Territory of Guam and Listing as Threatened in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 70, no. 4   
  Page(s): 1190-1210   
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  Reference for: Pteropus mariannus mariannus, Mariana Fruit Bat [English]   

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  Comment: Comments: mariannus species group  
    US ESA: Listed Threatened, as published in Federal Register Volume 70, Number 4, Pages 1190 - 1210, January 06, 2005  



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