EPPO Global Database

Rousettus aegyptiacus(ROUSAE)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-11-17

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ROUSAE
  • Preferred name: Rousettus aegyptiacus
  • Authority: (Geoffroy)

Notes

Protected in the EU under Annexes 2 and 4 of the Habitats Directive. Cyprus


Common names
Name Language
Nilflughund German
Egyptian fruit bat English
Egyptian rousette English
murcielago de la fruta Spanish
roussette d'Égypte French
pipistrello della frutta egiziano Italian
rossetto egiziano Italian
nijlroezet Dutch
morcego-de-fruta Portuguese
египетская летучая собака Russian
egyptisk grottflyghund Swedish