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Rodrigues Flying Fox Pteropus rodricensis

Habitat

The Rodrigues flying fox lives in volcanic terrains and tropical forests.

Diet in the wild

Fruits, flowers and plants

Diet at the Zoo

Fruits and vegetables

Fascinating Facts

  • Also known as the Rodrigues fruit bat
  • Live in groups of one male and up to 10 females
  • Wingspan reaches 1.5 to 2 feet wide

  • Visitors in 2016
    Visitors in 2016

    234,000

  • CAMPERS IN 2016
    CAMPERS IN 2016

    2,600

  • CREATURES CARED FOR
    CREATURES CARED FOR

    400