epauletted bat

noun
variants: or less commonly epaulet bat

Definition of epauletted bat

: any of several African fruit bats having males distinguished by shoulder glands overlaid with tufts of white hair and constituting Epomophorus and related genera

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“Epauletted bat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epauletted%20bat. Accessed 28 May. 2020.

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