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... Common vampire bats display a high amount of cooperative behavior ... Bats display reciprocal altruism by sharing food when a bat is unsuccessful in feeding it solicits food from a roost-mate who regurgitates blood to feed its neighbor ... This behavior likely evolved to combat starvation, as a bat cannot survive more than three nights without feeding ...
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