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- Thöne, Patrick, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Annals of botany 2012 v.109 no.7 pp. 1331-1340
- Apoidea; Euphorbiaceae; bracts; pollinators; resins; secretion; seed set; seeds; vines
- ... BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Most species of Dalechampia vines (Euphorbiaceae) attract bee pollinators with terpenoid resins secreted by a gland-like structure in the inflorescence. In some species, pollinating bees appear to preferentially visit inflorescences (blossoms) with large resin-producing glands, whereas in other species bees preferentially visit blossoms with large involucral bracts. In this st ...
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