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Indian flying fox or Greater Indian fruit bat

Pteropus giganteus)

Description:

Mating.

Habitat:

These fruit bats roost in a large, old tamarind tree in a wooded "island" amidst fields of potatoes, mustard, and wheat.


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Richard Frazier
Spotted by
Richard Frazier

Uttar Pradesh, India

Lat: 26.87, Long: 78.56

Spotted on Mar 27, 2013
Submitted on Apr 27, 2015

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