[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Souri Somphanith
Public Library of Science

Pteropus alecto

Caption: This is a black flying-fox (Pteropus alecto) ready for release following sampling in this study. This species occurs in Australia, Papua New Guinea and Indonesia.

Credit: Andrew Breed

Usage Restrictions: With credit to source.

Related news release: Biogeographic barrier that protects Australia from avian flu does not stop Nipah virus

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]