Grey-headed flying fox
GENERAL STATEMENT (INTRODUCTION)
Grey headed flying foxes are mammals. Some people call them fruit bats.
They have a grey head, big pointy ears. Grey headed flying foxes have a dog pointed face,brown reddish neck. Their fur reaches all the way down to their ankles and they don't
have a tail.
They might fly over 40km to get good food.
They eat fruit and plants. They are herbivores
Grey Headed flying foxes live in rainforest ,mangroves, paperbark swamps/wet and dry forests. There are lots of flying foxes in Cabramatta. In the past few years there has been
30,000 flying foxes.
Fruit bats meet between March and April each year and most of the young are born around
October. Flying foxes can carry Lyssa virus which is harmful to people