What insects live in large numbers in sloth's fur?

cockroaches
fleas
bed bugs
moths
Several moth species have evolved to exclusively inhabit moist fur of sloths. It appears that sloths benefit from their relationship with moths because the moths fertilize algae on the sloth, which provides them with nutrients. Some sloths have been recorded carrying more than 120 moths in their fur.
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flagGreece
4%
4%
8%
82%
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flagNew Zealand
5%
11%
0%
82%
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flagUkraine
10%
20%
0%
70%
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flagthe United Kingdom
8%
13%
9%
67%
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flagSweden
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28%
0%
66%
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flagAustralia
18%
9%
6%
65%
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flagUnknown
8%
20%
4%
64%
25
flagthe Netherlands
6%
18%
12%
62%
16
flagAustria
3%
30%
5%
59%
52
flagItaly
14%
21%
7%
57%
14
flagPoland
6%
16%
20%
56%
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flagthe United States
7%
29%
6%
56%
420
flagGermany
7%
28%
7%
55%
277
flagRepublic of Ireland
12%
32%
8%
48%
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flagCanada
8%
37%
8%
45%
24
flagSwitzerland
14%
34%
8%
42%
35
flagIndia
7%
28%
20%
41%
251
flagthe Philippines
10%
42%
10%
31%
19
flagMalaysia
18%
36%
18%
27%
11
flagPakistan
11%
53%
11%
23%
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