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Nepenthes hemsleyana and Kerivoula hardwickii

Ed Yong writes in National Geographic about a Nepenthes (Nepenthes hemsleyana) that provides a species of bat (Hardwicke’s woolly bat, Kerivoula hardwickii) with shelter in return for food: With Sonar-Reflecting Leaves, Plant Lures Bats to Poo in it Imagine a … Continue reading

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Carnivora gardinum

Excellent time-lapse movie of carnivorous plants growing, moving and eating. Featuring hapless insectoid prey, atmospheric music, birdsong and squishy/slurpy/creaky sound effects. Created by Chris Field/Biolapse.

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