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Pteropus vampyrus (large flying fox)

Mammalia - Chiroptera - Pteropodidae

Taxonomy
Vespertilio vampyrus was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant.

It was recombined as Pteropus vampyrus by Stone and Rehn (1902) and Thomas (1911).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Vespertilio vampyrus Linnaeus p. 31
1902Pteropus vampyrus Stone and Rehn p. 136
1911Pteropus vampyrus Thomas p. 130

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
subclassSynapsida
suborderEupelycosauria
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
orderChiropteraBlumenbach 1779
suborderMegachiropteraDobson 1875
familyPteropodidaeGray 1821
genusPteropus
speciesvampyrus()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available