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Antonyms for entomophilous
of flowering plants (especially orchids etc) that are pollinated by insects
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The disproportionate association of anemophily and dioecy or dimorphism at the specific and generic level is contrary to earlier observations of dimorphism associated with entomophily
at the species level in the Hawaiian Islands (Carlquist 1974, Bawa 1980).
A growing body of experimental evidence in recent years corroborates the deductions made from these early observations, and entomophily
is now considered widespread in cycads (Grobbelaar, 2004).
Pollination in Brazilian Syngonanthus (Eriocaulaceae) species: evidence for entomophily
instead of anemophily.
The role of spines may obviously seem to promote dispersal by entomophilous vectors (entomophily
), but it has not been determined that dense spines with smaller size in Upland cotton have any species-specific advantage over Pima cotton in the outcrossing vectored by insects.
in the dioecious gymnosperm Ephedra aphylla Forsk (= E.
Pollination syndrome (PS): OR = ornithophily, ME = melittophily, EN = entomophily
, CEI = chirophiterophily and SH = Sphingophily.