I have no idea what type of bat this is but I am advised by Afribat that it is a Mauritian tomb bat (Taphozous mauritianus). Mushara Outpost just outside the eastern gate of Etosha NP, Namibia
A roosting site shared with black flying foxes. Photographed.
Seychelles - La Digue - The Seychelles fruit bat or Seychelles flying fox, Pteropus seychellensis, is a megabat found on the granitic islands of Seychelles, and on the Comoros and Mafia Island. It is a significant component of the ecosystems for the islands, dispersing the seeds of many tree species. Although it is hunted for meat on some islands, it remains abundant. (Wikipedia)
Pteropus conspicillatus Gould, 1850, Spectacled Flying Fox, Cairns, QLD, 20 November 2014
Bats are mammals of the order Chiroptera (/kaɪˈrɒptərə/; from the Greek χείρ - cheir, "hand" and πτερόν - pteron, "wing") whose forelimbs form webbed wings, making them the only mammals naturally capable of true and sustained flight. By contrast, other mammals said to fly, such as flying squirrels, gliding possums, and colugos, can only glide for short distances. Bats do not flap their entire forelimbs, as birds do, but instead flap their spread-out digits, which are...