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Travelling plight

This may be one of the most endangered animals, with fewer than 100 believed to exist. It is the Seychelles sheath-tailed bat Coleura seychellensis; human encroachment and tourism are the main reasons for its plight.

The new report suggests that all seven of these species could be gone within a few decades. Image: Justin Gerlach

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