Rousettus lanosus

Long-Haired Fruit Bat

Where do they live? Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda

What do they eat? Fruit such as figs, mangoes, and dates

Conservation Status: Least Concern

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A long-haired rousette bat (Rousettus lanosus) at the Lincoln Children's Zoo.

@Photo by Joel Sartore/National Geographic Photo Ark

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