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Grey-headed Flying Fox

Pteropus Poliocephalus

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2 Species ID Suggestions

KateyBrown
KateyBrown 10 years ago
Fruit Bat
lori.tas
lori.tas 10 years ago
Grey-headed Flying Fox
Pteropus poliocephalus Grey-headed Flying Fox


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3 Comments

Thank you all for your comments and corrections, I have added the details. Yes Katy, Fruit Bat is a generic name for several species I think, but they are not my speciality! They were close to the Botanical Gardens and in the same group of trees as the Frogmouth.

lori.tas
lori.tas 10 years ago

Hi Alice, they're part of a very large flock in the Botanical Gardens.

Malcolm, I edited your spotting to change it from invertibrate to mammal.

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 10 years ago

Are these in the Zoo area. I saw them years ago. thanks for the pictures.

2000, New South Wales, Australia

Spotted on Nov 21, 2007
Submitted on Mar 16, 2011

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