INDO-MALAYAN Tropical & Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forest
bats

The bats of tropical Asian jungles...

Order Chiroptera, Bats

Family  Pteropodidae, Flying Fox and Fruit Bats

Pteropus lylei, 'Lyle's Flying Fox' (Siem Reap, Cambodia)

Cynopterus brachyotis, 'Lesser Dog-faced/Short-nosed Fruit Bat', (Singapore). Found from southern India, across south-east Asian mainland, to Borneo. Common in many habitats, including urban areas. 


Thinking of travelling again after everything settles down? One of the first expeditions I am booked to work on is the NZ sub-Antarctics with Silversea Expeditions and Australia with Coral Expeditions. And here is a shortened version of one of my lectures in a warmer part of the world.