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Research Article

Fellatio by Fruit Bats Prolongs Copulation Time

  • Min Tan,

    Affiliations: Guangdong Entomological Institute, Guangzhou, China, College of Life Sciences, Guangxi Normal University, Guilin, China

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  • Gareth Jones,

    Affiliation: School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom

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  • Guangjian Zhu,

    Affiliation: Guangdong Entomological Institute, Guangzhou, China

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  • Jianping Ye,

    Affiliations: Guangdong Entomological Institute, Guangzhou, China, College of Life Sciences, Guangxi Normal University, Guilin, China

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  • Tiyu Hong,

    Affiliations: Guangdong Entomological Institute, Guangzhou, China, College of Life Sciences, Guangxi Normal University, Guilin, China

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  • Shanyi Zhou,

    Affiliation: College of Life Sciences, Guangxi Normal University, Guilin, China

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  • Shuyi Zhang,

    Affiliation: School of Life Sciences, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China

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  • Libiao Zhang mail

    zhanglb@gdei.gd.cn

    Affiliation: Guangdong Entomological Institute, Guangzhou, China

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  • Published: October 28, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0007595

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Cunnilingus as well as fellatio?

Posted by noraabby on 04 Oct 2010 at 02:35 GMT

Do fruit bats exhibit cunnilingus as well as fellatio? The authors did not mention this at any point in the paper. Was it not observed, or not reported, and if the latter, why not?

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