Differences in the foraging behaviour of male and female Egyptian fruit bats (Rousettus aegyptiacus)
Abstract:Male and female animals frequently have different foraging behaviours owing to differences in body size or nutritional demand, or to intraspecific competition. We studied foraging by Egyptian fruit bats (
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Department of Zoology, University of Cape Town, 7701 Rondebosch, Republic of South Africa.
Publication date: 2011-05-02
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