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Eastern Tube-nosed Bat
Nyctimene robinsoni
Mammal Family :"Fruit-Bats"
Description :Common. Body 11cm ; Tail 2cm ; Forearm 25mm ; Weight 50g ; Colour, brown to brown-grey with yellow to lime-green blotches. Eats fruit favouring figs, blue quandong and burdekin plum, is becoming an orchard pest. Roosts alone with up to 5 found in 1 tree.
Typical Habitat :Rainforest or gallery forest along watercourses.
Distribution :Coastal, from Cape York to northern N.S.W.
Introduced :No
Seen North Qld :  Yes

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