The Livingstone's Fruit Bat or also known as the Comoro Flying Fox is a species of megabat native to Anjouan and Mohéli islands (Comoros) and is listed as critically endangered.
Reasons for critically endangered status - Habitat destruction.
Conservation efforts - There are monitoring programs, they live in protected areas and there are breeding programs in place.
Livingstone Fruit Bat -
Science Name: Pteropus livingstonii
Size: 30 cm
Wingspan: 1.4 m
Weight: 500 - 800 g
Native Locations: Anjouan and Mohéli islands (Comoros)
Lifespan: (captivity) 30 years (wild) 10 years
Population: est 1,200
Conservation status: Critically Endangered (CR)
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