Lesser Angolan epauletted fruit bat

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Lesser Angolan epauletted fruit bat
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 family Pteropodidae. It is found in Angola and Republic of the Congo. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forest, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, dry savanna, and moist savanna. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ Fahr, J.; Mildenstein, T. (2016). "Epomophorus grandis". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T7902A22122832. Retrieved October 15, 2017.