Rabies virus infection of a flying fox bat
, Pteropus policephalus in Chandigarh, northern India.
The largest bat, called the flying fox bat
, which lives in Australia, Asia and some Pacific islands, has a wingspan of 6 feet.
ICE BLUE J Birds fly across a frozen landscape KISS OF DEATH J These long-legged flies are fighting DUELn An Arctic fox confronts a snow goose on Wrangel Island, Russia DIVE-BY J This Australian flying fox bat
swoops down for a drink MIRROR Z IMAGE Two cheetahs in Tanzania STOP, THIEF n A golden eagle in Bulgaria chases off a fox which tried to share its kill NATURAL HIGH A lion rests in the branches of a tree in Uganda FEEDING Z FRENZY A gannet tries to grab a herring, chased by cormorants FISH SUPPER J A Canadian spirit bear eats salmon TURTLE 3 RELAXATION Swimming off Tenerife PRIMAL 3 FEAR A tethered baboon looks terrified as it is carried by children in Mozambique
wings look leathery; butterfly wings appear scaly.