nectar secretion

The controlled release of a nectar by a cell or a tissue. Nectar is a fluid secreted by many angiosperms to promote pollination by providing a reward… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Angiosperms developed floral nectaries that reward pollinating insects. Although nectar function and composition have been… (More)
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2010
2010
Plants produce nectar in their flowers as a reward for their pollinators and most of our crops depend on insect pollination, but… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND AND SCOPE Models of nectar formation and exudation in multilayered nectaries with modified stomata or permeable… (More)
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2010
2010
To maximize fitness, plants need to perceive changes in their light environment and adjust their physiological responses… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Plants respond to herbivore attack with the release of volatile organic compounds (VOCs), which can attract predatory arthropods… (More)
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2007
2007
Lima bean (Phaseolus lunatus) features two indirect anti-herbivore defenses—emission of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND AND AIMS It had previously been assumed that Maxillaria spp. produce no nectar. However, nectar has recently been… (More)
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2002
2002
Bumblebees can avoid recently depleted flowers by responding to repellent scent-marks deposited on flower corollas by previous… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
1. Many plants produce extrafloral nectar (EFN) to nourish ants and other animals which defend them against herbivores. We aimed… (More)
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1984
1984
Variation in nectar secretion rates within a population of Impatiens capensis was examined. There was no evidence for phenotypic… (More)
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