Endangered Bat Species Pollinates Agave Plants

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 00:32 in Biology & Nature

A binational research group is collecting data on the migratory pattern of Mexican long-nosed bats. These bats pollinate the agave plant from which tequila is made. They migrate toward the corridor of agave and columnar cactus from Mexico to the Southwestern U.S. Researchers hope to save the species by understanding more about their migration.

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