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Mammal–Carnivorous Plant Mutualism

By | July 13, 2015

A pitcher plant species in Borneo attracts bat inhabitants by reflecting sonar signals from the flying mammals, advertising a cozy roost, and getting nitrogen-rich guano in return.

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Tomato’s Chemical Weapons

By | April 30, 2014

The plant releases a chemical that its neighbors can use to develop defenses against invading cutworms, a study finds.

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