Insectivorous Bat Better Pollinators of Cactus Flowers

Of the two bat species known to visit the flowers of the cardon cactus in Baja California, one depends entirely on nectar and is highly specialized to feed from the flowers, which are adapted for pollination by bats. The other is an insect-eating bat best known for Read More...

Rainforest Vine Evolves Sonar Dish to Attract Bat Pollinators

How plants sound as well as how they look helps them to attract pollinators, a new study by scientists at the University of Bristol, UK and the Universities of Erlangen and Ulm, Germany has found.

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Elephant-shrew Pollinators?

Cape rock elephant-shrews, Elephantulus edwardii, are endemic South African small mammals belonging to the order Macroscelidea (Figure 1). Their common name refers to their long, slender and highly mobile nose, which resemble the trunk of Read More...