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Pteropus poliocephalus

3 Grey-headed Flying-fox at Bega, NSW

Pteropus poliocephalus at Bega, NSW - 4 Jan 2022
Pteropus poliocephalus at Bega, NSW - 4 Jan 2022
Pteropus poliocephalus at Bega, NSW - 4 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Pteropus poliocephalus 20 Jan 2022 MPennay
Pteropus poliocephalus 20 Jan 2022 MatthewFrawley
Unidentified 20 Jan 2022 KylieWaldon

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User's notes

Lots and lots and lots of bats. Two woke up beside each other and proceeded to take it in turns poking each other and screeching. Like two kids in the back seat!

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Nearby sightings

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Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 11 Nov 2020 by MatthewHiggins Bubulcus ibis (Cattle Egret) at Bega, NSW - 1 Jan 2020 by MatthewHiggins Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Bega, NSW - 15 Feb 2019 by MatthewHiggins Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Bega, NSW - 1 Feb 2019 by MatthewHiggins Dicrurus bracteatus (Spangled Drongo) at Bega, NSW - 15 Jul 2018 by Leo Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Bega, NSW - 16 Jan 2017 by MichaelMcMaster Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 14 Jan 2017 by MichaelMcMaster
Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 11 Nov 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Bubulcus ibis (Cattle Egret) at Bega, NSW - 1 Jan 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Bega, NSW - 15 Feb 2019 by MatthewHiggins
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Bega, NSW - 1 Feb 2019 by MatthewHiggins
Dicrurus bracteatus (Spangled Drongo) at Bega, NSW - 15 Jul 2018 by Leo
Ardea alba (Great Egret) at Bega, NSW - 16 Jan 2017 by MichaelMcMaster
Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Bega, NSW - 14 Jan 2017 by MichaelMcMaster

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1000 Abundance
  • 4 Jan 2022 08:13 AM Recorded on
  • KylieWaldon Recorded by

Additional information

  • Alive / healthy Animal health

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