, Volume 1, Issue 3, pp 103–110 | Cite as

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Diversity of bats
  • G. Marimuthu
Feature Article


The author introduces us to the fascinating world of bats: their features, classification, habitats, food habits, and distribution.


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Suggested Reading

  1. A Brosset. Bats of Central and Western India.J. Bombay Nat. His. Soc. 591–57, 583–624, 707–746. 1962.Google Scholar
  2. M B Fenton. Bats. Facts On File. New York, Oxford. 1992.Google Scholar
  3. H Khajuria. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Studies of Bats. Part I. Occasional Paper 13, 1–59. 1979.Google Scholar
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  5. W Schober. The Lives of Bats. Croom Helm, London and Canberra. 1984.Google Scholar

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© Indian Academy of Sciences 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Marimuthu
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  1. 1.Department of Animal Behaviour & Physiology, School of Biological SciencesMadurai Kamaraj UniversityMaduraiIndia

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