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October 1, 1984 – December 31, 2009
Museum: National Zoo
Location: Lower Level, Lion/Tiger Building on the Lion Trail
Hanging out, so to speak, are some 15 bats of 3 species -- Big Fruit, Short-tailed, and Hammerhead -- in a recently opened exhibit.