Flying Fox; FMA175


Canterbury Museum


Flying Fox

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Mounted specimen of Little Red Flying-Fox, Pteropus scapulatus, found throughout Australia and prone to vagrancy. A single specimen has been found in New Zealand (in Hamilton ca 1930). This example was shot in northern Australia in the 19th Century.

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Flying Fox, Canterbury Museum, FMA175, New Zealand

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Flying Fox

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