PhysOrg Posted April 5, 2018 Share Posted April 5, 2018 Bees are not the only animals that carry pollen from flower to flower. Species with backbones, among them bats, birds, mice, and even lizards, also serve as pollinators. Although less familiar as flower visitors than insect pollinators, vertebrate pollinators are more likely to have co-evolved tight relationships of high value to the plants they service, supplying essential reproductive aid for which few or no other species may substitute. View the full article Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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