1985C. WalkerSigns of Wild (1987) 53The bat-eared fox is not, as its name implies, a true fox.
1989Weekend Argus 4 Mar. (Our Living World) 8Four of South Africa’s loveliest animals — the endangered riverine rabbit, the cheetah, vervet monkey and the bat-eared fox.
1990Afr. WildlifeVol.44No.5, 316The bat-eared fox is perhaps the most engaging of the five members of the dog family occurring in South Africa. Its appeal derives in part from its appearance, with its disproportionately large ears.