Banks flying fox

Banks flying fox

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Pteropus fundatus

The Banks flying fox is a species of megabat in the family Pteropodidae. It is endemic to Vanuatu. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical swamps. These small fruit bats are about 15 cm. long with grey and brown on its head and back with a yellow-orange neck and yellow-gray bellies. Its diet consists of coconut flowers and Vaveli trees fruit since its home is tropical.

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References

1. Banks flying fox Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banks_flying_fox
2. Banks flying fox on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/18724/22080348

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