Plant Evolution - Plant Evolution Bat Pollination o Strong scent(fermenting odors o Copious thin nectar(Thinner is better because they can drink it up

Plant Evolution - Plant Evolution Bat Pollination o Strong...

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Plant Evolution Bat Pollination o Strong scent (fermenting odors) o Copious thin nectar (Thinner is better because they can drink it up quickly) o Obvious colors (often white) (light colors can bring up mooglight, starlight) o Large flowers (large animals) Fertilization Leading to Fruit and Seeds Peanut is a seed and a fruit. The peanut is the seed and the pod is the fruit. If we didn’t have seed coats, we would not be able to talk about floating or dessicated seeds The Undercover World of Fungi o Flowering plants (green plants) are autotrophs o Autrophs produce their own energy. The convert sunlightinto chemical energy by observing CO2 from the atmosphere, take that CO2 and take some water to create sugars. All the enrgy that you eat is because of photosynthesis o Autotrophs need soil borne nutrients as well as CO2.
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  • Fall '08
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  • Evolution, soil borne nutrients, foster green plant

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