Pteropus poliocephalus

Grey-headed Flying-fox at Evatt, ACT

Pteropus poliocephalus at Evatt, ACT - 27 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Pteropus poliocephalus 4 Feb 2021 MPennay
Pteropus poliocephalus 4 Feb 2021 Laserchemisty

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MPennay wrote:
   4 Feb 2021
Any indication what happened to the bat? electrocuted by powerlines?
Please take care not to handle sick or injured bats - contact ACT Connect or your local Wildlife care group.
Laserchemisty wrote:
   4 Feb 2021
It had been dead for a while when I found it. It may have been heat stress as it was quite hot the day before, it wasn't close to powerlines.

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  • 27 Jan 2021 03:58 PM Recorded on
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