The Role of Thrips in Pollination of Arctostaphyllos uva‐ursi

@article{GarciaFayos2008TheRO,
  title={The Role of Thrips in Pollination of Arctostaphyllos uva‐ursi},
  author={P. Garcia-Fayos and A. Goldarazena},
  journal={International Journal of Plant Sciences},
  year={2008},
  volume={169},
  pages={776-781}
}
  • P. Garcia-Fayos, A. Goldarazena
  • Published 2008
  • Biology
  • International Journal of Plant Sciences
  • Because of the low availability of insects other than thrips as potential pollinators in arctic environments, early botanists of the twentieth century proposed that thrips pollination would be important in many plants, especially those of the Ericaceae family. However, this was an object of controversy that continues today. In this article, we combined experimental evidence and a broad regional survey to analyze the role of thrips in flower pollination of the Ericaceae Arctostaphyllos uva‐ursi… CONTINUE READING

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