Rousettus aegyptiacus (Egyptian Fruit Bat) is a species of bats in the family Old World fruit bats. They are native to the Palearctic and Ethiopia. They visit flowers of silk cotton tree and bananas and plantains. They are nocturnal herbivores. Individuals are known to live for 274.8 months and can grow to 167.37 mm. Reproduction is viviparous and dioecious. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on flight to move around.
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