There is sometimes some misconception as regards the distinction between a frugivorous and herbivorous diet.
Their selection of nutriment is frugivorous, granivorous, insectivorous, and vermivorous.
This is correlated with a short intestinal tract, which is unusual for a frugivorous bird.
Those with hooked-bill are carnivorous and predatory or frugivorous.
This bat is found all over India; it is frugivorous exclusively, though some of this sub-order are insectivorous.
It is claimed Page 85that this si′-le is both carnivorous and frugivorous.
The Pteropodidae are frugivorous Bats, usually of large size.
The discussion raged for some time on the question whether man was a carnivorous or frugivorous animal.
In the frugivorous bats the molar teeth have nearly always smooth crowns.
Their diet is essentially a frugivorous one; yet they will occasionally indulge in a lizard or two, or any other reptile.