SPECIES Hipposideros diadema
FRAME 30.5x50.5xD5cm Made from recycled products.
DESCRIPTION AKA Leaf-nosed bat. This large bat has a wingspan of up tp 35cms with large ears and a horse-shoe shaped nose leaf. Widely distributed with large populations throughout North QLD AUSTRALIA ,South and South East Asia from India to China to Thailand and Malaysia.This species can be found in colonies of up to 50,000 individuals. Roosts include mainly within caves. Its flight is fast due to its long narrow wings and feeds mainly on insects.
This is the BIGGEST bat we stock - great specimens . Non threatened species.
Wings have discolouration and small pale yellow mark on bottom of inside of frame otherwise bat in good order - see image with red arrow