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Hammer Headed Fruit Bat

Hypsignathus monstrosus H. Allen 1861

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Hypsignathus monstrosus (Hammer Headed Fruit Bat) is a species of bats in the family Old World fruit bats. They are native to Ethiopia. They are crepuscular herbivores. Individuals can grow to 226.48 mm. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on flight to move around.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Hammer-headed Fruit Bat. View this species on GBIF