Impact of Post-typhoon Hunting on Mariana Fruit Bats (Pteropus mariannus)1

@inproceedings{Esselstyn2006ImpactOP,
  title={Impact of Post-typhoon Hunting on Mariana Fruit Bats (Pteropus mariannus)1},
  author={Jacob A. Esselstyn and A. Amar and Dustin Janeke},
  year={2006}
}
ABSTRACT We examined the abundance of Mariana fruit bats (Pteropus mariannus Desmarest) on the Pacific islands of Rota and Guam before and after a severe typhoon in December 2002. After the typhoon, bat abundance declined by 70% on Rota. On Guam, bat abundance initially increased by ca. 100 individuals (103%), perhaps due to immigration from Rota, but then declined an average of 32% from pretyphoon levels for the remainder of 2003. An increase in post-typhoon hunting pressure represents at… Expand
Exploitation of Bats for Bushmeat and Medicine
Phylogeography of Southeast Asian flying foxes (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae: Pteropus)
...
1
2
3
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 27 REFERENCES
Effects of Cyclone Waka on flying foxes (Pteropus tonganus) in the Vava'u Islands of Tonga
The trade in fruit bats Pteropus spp. on Guam and other Pacific islands
The effects of Cyclone Waka on the structure of lowland tropical rain forest in Vava'u, Tonga
...
1
2
3
...