Seed Dispersal - Merlin Tuttle's Bat Conservation

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A highland yellow-shouldered bat (Sturnira ludovici) taking a Solanum umbellatum fruit in Costa Rica. Such bats play key roles in carrying seeds of "pioneer" plants into clearings, the first step toward reforestation. Seed Dispersal

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