Rousettus amplexicaudatus (E. Geoffroy, 1810)

Patterson, Georgina, Martin, Thomas Edward, Adams, Nathan, Cropper, Olivia, Mustari, Abdul Haris & Tosh, David G., 2017, Lowland rainforest bat communities of Buton Island, Southeast Sulawesi, including new regional records, Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 65, pp. 373-385 : 381

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5356939

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:364FF720-BBDE-4C82-BF91-C24967A11AB6

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03CA87E6-ED5A-FFC9-A122-FEA3FE1EFDD6

treatment provided by

Valdenar

scientific name

Rousettus amplexicaudatus
status

 

Rousettus amplexicaudatus

A cave-dwelling species with a widespread distribution between Southeast Asia and the Western Pacific. Rousettus amplexicaudatus is rare on Buton, being known from three captures in 2014. Our records represent a minor range extension for the species; it is known to occur widely across mainland Sulawesi ( Csorba et al., 2008c) but has not been previously reported from Buton .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Mammalia

Order

Chiroptera

Family

Pteropodidae

Genus

Rousettus