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Clinton P
01-31-2015, 02:21 PM
"There are two lineages of bed bugs in Europe. They are so diverse, they have almost split into two species."
"What's more, their origin lies with bats."
"An analysis of their DNA showed that there was no gene flow occurring between the human and bat bed bugs."
"The bat lineage probably dates back to when bats and humans once shared caves."

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Clinton P