Bat species thought to be extinct found in Papua New Guinea

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, June 4 (UPI) --Looking for a good hiding place? Try the rain forests of Papua New Guinea. That's where a species of bat, Pharotis imogene, recently staked out, able to evade probing biologists for more than 120 years.

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Last updated on 05 June 2014

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Papua New Guinea
Region: 
Oceania
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals