How do plants attract bats?

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How do plants attract bats?
« on: 01/08/2011 14:40:52 »
A species of tropical vine attracts its bat pollinators using acoustic signals, rather than bright colours or smells, according to a study published in the journal Science this week.

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« Reply #1 on: 01/08/2011 08:00:16 »
This was a fascinating article about the bats, and well worth reading.

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How do plants attract bats?
« Reply #2 on: 01/08/2011 18:54:05 »
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I took this photo myself !...forget the article !!  [;D]
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How do plants attract bats?
« Reply #3 on: 03/08/2011 08:45:49 »
'Er indoors is a right old bat and gets attracted to plants in garden centres.
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