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Grow funny to confuse parasites

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Plants at risk of attack from a parasitic fly can throw it off the scent by turning round and growing downwards. The next question is why they don’t all do that.

Thanks to Christie at Observations of a Nerd.

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Written by Thomas Kluyver

23 March, 2010 at 10:39 pm

Posted in Reposts

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