Eby, P. (1998) An analysis of diet specialization in frugivorous Pteropus poliocephalus (Megachiroptera) in Australian subtropical rainforest. Aust. J. Ecol. 23, 443–456.

Eby, P. (1998) An analysis of diet specialization in frugivorous Pteropus poliocephalus (Megachiroptera) in Australian subtropical rainforest. Aust. J. Ecol. 23, 443–456.

Aim: 
To document the fruit diet of P. poliocephalus and constructs a diet list for sympatric frugivorous birds on the basis of published material.
Type of Study: 
Correlational
Key Results: 
There was no evidence that the Grey-headed flying fox is a specialist feeder and there was substantial dietary overlap with frugivorous birds
Treatments: 
NA
Response: 
None
Models: 
Chi-square tests
Comments: 
The author made observations of flying-fox feeding across the whole area over a three-year period, but the no of animals/sites is not reported
Reviewer: 
Pia Lentini
Locations: 
North-eastern New South Wales
Response variable : 
Presence/absence of species
Replication: 
Not reported
Ecosystem: 
Subtropical rainforest
Full Reference: 
Eby, P. (1998) An analysis of diet specialization in frugivorous Pteropus poliocephalus (Megachiroptera) in Australian subtropical rainforest. Aust. J. Ecol. 23, 443–456.