Penthetor lucasii. The Dusky Fruit Bat roosts...
Images: « prev  (50 of 131 ) next »
[back to thumbnails]

Photo Details

Image #cld08021730
SpeciesPenthetor lucasii
LocalitySarawak, Malaysia
DescriptionThe Dusky Fruit Bat roosts in large colonies in caves, though like most other fruit bats it is not capable of echolocation and relies on its keen eyesight for navigation. It emerges at night to feed on a variety of fruits, often carrying food back to its roost to eat. 
Keywordsanimal | bat | borneo | cave | chiroptera | dusky | fauna | fruit | limestone | mammal | nocturnal | pteropodidae | wildlife


Stock Photography• stock photo request
Free Circulation• email to a friend

Link to this Photo


© Ch'ien C. Lee (1996-). By using this website you agree to the terms of use. JavaScript required