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Fairy pipistrelle is a small bat. Fur on the upperparts long, dense and brown to deep olive-buff in color. Line dividing dorsal and ventral sides unclear on sides of neck. Muzzle broad and rounded, with obvious orange-centred glands. Ears rounded, narrow, large relative to slim body, pale and semi-transparent. Tragus large, nearly half the length of pinna, with long and thin antitragus. Tail relatively long, tip projecting from flight membrane. Tail and wing membrane transparent and dull in color.