Taphozous melanopogon. The Black-bearded Tomb Bat roosts...
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Image #cld08021883
SpeciesTaphozous melanopogon
LocalitySarawak, Malaysia
DescriptionThe Black-bearded Tomb Bat roosts in caves and large rock crevices, emerging at night to feed on insects high above the forest canopy. It is found throughout much of mainland Southeast Asia as well as Borneo, Sumatra, and Java. It's echolocation calls while flying are audible as high pitched clicks. 
Keywordsanimal | bat | black-bearded | borneo | cave | chiroptera | echolocation | fauna | insectivorous | limestone | mammal | nocturnal | tomb | wildlife


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