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Eastern Long-eared Bat , North Queensland Long-eared Bat
Nyctophilus bifax
Mammal Family :"Evening Bats"
Description :Common. Body 55m ; Tail 45mm ; Forearm 44mm ; Weight 12g ; Fur long, fluffy, light to dark brown. Roosts communally in tree hollows or amoung dense foliage. Slow, highly manoeuvrable flight, will land on ground to catch inscets.
Typical Habitat :Dense rainforest to open woodland.
Distribution :Broad coastal band from northern W.A. to Coff's Harbour N.S.W. Except western Cape York.
Introduced :No
Seen North Qld :  Yes

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