Kruger Park Mammals - Fruit Bats

There are 3 species of Fruit Bats that call the Kruger National Park home. Fruit bats are quite large (Can weigh up to 1.5 kilograms) and are often referred to as flying foxes. Fruit Bats do not have a tail, or have a short tail barely distinguishable. 

Kruger National Park Fruit Bat Distribution

Fruit Bats require areas where trees bare fruit all year long, the areas listed below are where the Kruger's Fruit Bat species occur more commonly:

The Kruger's Fruit Bat Species

Below is a list of all the Fruit Bat species that occur in the Kruger National Park:

Kruger's Fruit Bat Gallery

Wahlberg's Epaulette Fruit Bat sleeping at Biyamiti, Kruger National Park. 

Kruger Park Fruit Bait Species

Wahlberg's Epaulette Fruit Bat in Skukuza, Kruger National Park. 

Wahlbergs Epaulette Fruit Bat Kruger Park