Geographic Variation and Succession of Arthropod Communities in Inflorescences and Infructescences of Xanthosoma (Araceae) 1

@article{GarcaRobledo2005GeographicVA,
  title={Geographic Variation and Succession of Arthropod Communities in Inflorescences and Infructescences of Xanthosoma (Araceae) 1},
  author={Carlos Garc{\'i}a‐Robledo and Paulina Quintero‐Mar{\'i}n and Floria Mora-Kepfer},
  journal={Biotropica},
  year={2005},
  volume={37}
}
Phytotelmata, small aquatic ecosystems within different structures of terrestrial plants, occur in the inflorescescences and infructescences of Xanthosoma (Araceae). This study reports changes in composition and abundance of arthropods during the anthesis of inflorescences and in the developing infructescences of three species of Xanthosoma at three different geographic locations: (1) X. undipes in a tropical cloud forest of Costa Rica, Central America; (2) X. daguense in a tropical cloud… 
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