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American Museum of Natural History

Hipposideros cyclops

Caption: The cyclops roundleaf bat (Hipposideros cyclops), a species found in the forests of equatorial Africa, is shown here with its malaria parasite Plasmodium cyclopsi (inset).

Credit: ©Natalie Weber

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