The Remarkable Hearing of the Greater Wax Moth

大蜡螟这种蛾的耳朵虽然只有针头那么小,而且结构非常简单,但它的听觉比世上已知的任何一种生物都要灵敏,能听到频率异常高的声音。

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World's most extreme hearing animal: The greater wax moth

Researchers have discovered that the greater wax moth is capable of sensing sound frequencies of up to 300 kHz -- the highest recorded frequency sensitivity of any animal in the natural world.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/05/130508092830.htm

Hearing of Moths Surpasses All Others

https://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/14/science/greater-wax-moth-has-worlds-most-extreme-hearing.html

The researchers determined that the moth, which is brown and feeds on honeycomb, is capable of sensing sound frequencies of up to 300 kilohertz. Humans can hear sounds up to 20 kilohertz.

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