Pteropus alecto (Black Flying Fox) is a species of bats in the family Old World fruit bats. They are listed in cites appendix ii. They are native to Asia and Australia. They visit flowers of gum, Cadagi, Golden Penda, and archontophoenix. They are crepuscular herbivores. Individuals can grow to 254.6 mm. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on flight to move around.
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