Christmas Island Pipistrelle
Christmas Island Pipistrelle ©blogs.scientificamerican.com

Order Chiroptera

Family Vespertilionidae

Scientific Name

Pipistrellus murrayi

Thumbnail Description

The bat has gone extinct at least 80% of its range.

Size & Weight

Adults:

WEIGHT: 3 to 4.5 grams

Habitat

Unknown

Distribution

Christmas Island (Australia)

Diet

Unknown

Reproduction

Unknown

Mating Period

Unknown

Gestation Period

Unknown

Sexual Maturity

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Unknown

Home Range

Unknown

Group Name

Unknown

Predators

Common wolf snake, giant centipede, yellow crazy ant, black rat, feral cats

Sounds

Unknown

Group Size

Unknown

Behavior

Diurnal, arboreal

Conservation Status

Critically Endangered

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