New and Noteworthy Records from Ten Jamaican Bat Caves

Image credit: Liliana M. Davalos


This note presents data from two expeditions to Jamaica (28 Nov-18 Dec 2001 and 20-27 Mar 2002). We surveyed 10 caves (Fig.1),collectedvoucherspecimensfrom7 of them, and document new localities for the endemic Jamaican Fig-eating bat Ariteus flavescens.

Caribbean Journal of Science, 39(1)
Liliana M. Dávalos
Liliana M. Dávalos
Professor of Conservation Biology

I’m interested in how biology and the environment shape biodiversity in time and space.