Rodrigues Flying Fox Pteropus rodricensis


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