Bat uses carnivorous plant as a toilet

A bat and a carnivorous plant in Borneo enjoy an unusual mutually beneficial relationship, according to a new paper.

The discovery, outlined in the latest Royal Society Biology Letters, represents only the second known case of a mutualistic association between a carnivorous plant and a mammal. The other case was reported in 2009, when scientists saw three tree shrews pooping into the pitchers of another carnivorous plant — via ABC Science

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