Framed skeleton of long-tongued nectar bat (Macroglossus minimus)


Black frame (size 15,5 x 15,5cm) with black insert and a real skeleton of a long-tongued nectar bat (Macroglossus minimus). Frame has a stand and a hook to hang on the wall.

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The long-tongued nectar bat (Macroglossus minimus), also known as the northern blossom bathoney nectar bat, least blossom-bat, dagger-toothed long-nosed fruit bat, and lesser long-tongued fruit bat, is a species of megabat. M. minimus is one of the smallest species in the family Pteropodidae, with an average length of 60–85 mm. It has a reddish-brown colouring with relatively long hair compared to the other species. The hair on the abdomen is a lighter colour, and a dark brown stripe runs bilaterally down the top of the head and back.