Lesser Angolan epauletted fruit bat

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Lesser Angolan Epauletted Fruit Bat
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Pteropodidae
Genus: Epomophorus
Species: E. grandis
Binomial name
Epomophorus grandis
(Sanborn, 1950)
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Lesser Angolan Epauletted Fruit Bat range

The Lesser Angolan Epauletted Fruit Bat (Epomophorus grandis) is a species of megabat in the Pteropodidae family. It is found in Angola and Republic of the Congo. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, dry savanna, and moist savanna. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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