Some pitcher plants developed mutualistic relationships with some animals for example ants (Colobopsis schmitzi), bats (Kerivoula hardwickii), rats (Rattus baluensis) or mountain tree shrews (Tupaia montana). All of these animals have one thing in common, they treat the pitchers as a public convenience and their excretions serve as sustenance for the plant.

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