Senses and signals: evolution of floral signals, pollinator sensory systems and the structure of plant-pollinator interactions.

@article{Balamurali2015SensesAS,
  title={Senses and signals: evolution of floral signals, pollinator sensory systems and the structure of plant-pollinator interactions.},
  author={G. Balamurali and Shivani Krishna and Hema Somanathan},
  journal={Current Science},
  year={2015},
  volume={108},
  pages={1852-1861}
}
Communication of any sort is complex and communication between plants and animals is particularly so. Plant-pollinator mutualisms are amongst the most celebrated partnerships that have received a great deal of attention for many centuries. At the outset, most pollination studies focused on phenotypic matches and invoked co-evolution to explain plant- pollinator interactions, which gave rise to the concept of pollination syndromes. A few centuries later, there has been a substantial shift in the… Expand
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