Echolocation signal structure in the Megachiropteran bat Rousettus aegyptiacus Geoffroy 1810

@article{Holland2004EcholocationSS,
  title={Echolocation signal structure in the Megachiropteran bat Rousettus aegyptiacus Geoffroy 1810},
  author={Richard A. Holland and Dean A. Waters and Jeremy Rayner},
  journal={Journal of Experimental Biology},
  year={2004},
  volume={207},
  pages={4361 - 4369}
}
SUMMARY Rousettus aegyptiacus Geoffroy 1810 is a member of the only genus of Megachiropteran bats to use vocal echolocation, but the structure of its brief, click-like signal is poorly described. Although thought to have a simple echolocation system compared to that of Microchiroptera, R. aegyptiacus is capable of good obstacle avoidance using its impulse sonar. The energy content of the signal was at least an order of magnitude smaller than in Microchiropteran bats and dolphins (approximately… 

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