Pollination - Merlin Tuttle's Bat Conservation

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A Leach's single leaf bat (Monophyllus redmani) pollinating a search-mi-heart flower (Rhytidophyllum tomentosum) in Cuba. This is a widely distributed shrub of the New World tropics. Like many other bat-pollinated flowers, it protrudes well above surrounding vegetation for easier recognition. Pollination

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