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1 July 2014 Interspecific Aggression by a Rabid Eastern Red Bat (Lasiurus borealis)
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On 16 March 2012 a rabid eastern red bat (Lasiurus borealis) was found attached to an evening bat (Nycticeius humeralis) in Randolph County, Arkansas, USA. This appears to be the first confirmed case of a rabid bat attacking a bat of another species.

Wildlife Disease Association 2014
D. Blake Sasse, Susan Weinstein, and David A. Saugey "Interspecific Aggression by a Rabid Eastern Red Bat (Lasiurus borealis)," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 50(3), 694-695, (1 July 2014). https://doi.org/10.7589/2013-06-131
Received: 26 April 2013; Accepted: 1 December 2013; Published: 1 July 2014
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