La fonction myrmécophile de Cecropia obtusa Trecul (Cecropiaceae) en Guyane française

@article{BelinDepoux1997LaFM,
  title={La fonction myrm{\'e}cophile de Cecropia obtusa Trecul (Cecropiaceae) en Guyane française},
  author={Monique Belin-Depoux and Pascal-Jean Solano and Christian Lubrano and Jean Renaud Robin and Philippe Chouteau and Marie Touzet},
  journal={Acta Botanica Gallica},
  year={1997},
  volume={144},
  pages={289-313}
}
Summary Cecropia obtusa Trecul is a myrmecophytic plant associated in a strict relation with the ants Azteca (A. alfari Emery and A. traili Emery). The ants inhabit the internodes of the tree and feed on nutritive bodies or mullerian bodies. These multicellular corpuscles are produced on the abaxial face of the base of the petiole. This region is covered with a velutinous mat of multicellular but uniseried trichomes called trichilium. The production activity of mullerian bodies and the activity… 

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