large flying fox (Pteropus vampyrus)
Original caption: "Fig. 18. Der Kalong. (Pteropus edulis., Geoffr.)". Translation (partly): "Large flying fox (Pteropus vampyrus)". Size: 4.5 x 4.6 in² (11.5 x 11.6 cm²)
Source Illustrierter Leitfaden der Naturgeschichte des Thierreiches, 1876
Author T. F. Zimmermann. K.A. v. W. Aarland
The large flying fox (Pteropus vampyrus), also known as the greater flying fox, Malayan flying fox, Malaysian flying fox, large fruit bat, kalang or kalong, is a southeast Asian species of megabat in the family Pteropodidae. The large flying fox ranges from Malay Peninsula, to the Philippines in the east and Indonesian Archipelago of Sumatra, Java, Borneo and Timor in the south.