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Indian Flying Fox or Great Indian Fruit Bat

Pteropus giganteus

Description:

Chestnut-brown head with large black, pointed ears; huge black wings with long thumbs; underparts tan or orange; long hairy snout with visible nostrils. Photo taken at Mela Kothi Resort, U.P. India

Habitat:

Large trees near human settlements


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Uttar Pradesh, India

Lat: 26.87, Long: 78.56

Spotted on Dec 22, 2018
Submitted on Jan 12, 2019

Spotted for mission

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