A peculiar sensitiveness is manifested by the leaves of the socalled insectivorous plants.
Bats are insectivorous animals modified for flight, 1 M.
Such a source is commonly met with among the Fungi, the insectivorous plants, and such of the higher plants as have a saprophytic habit.
Both the insectivorous and frugivorous divisions of the bats are well represented.
Insectivorous bats are numerous, but the frugivorous division of this order is only represented by a single species in Japan.