TITLE

CARNIVOROUS PLANTS

AUTHOR(S)
Burnie, David
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Plant;2006, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A section from the book "Plant" is presented. It focuses on carnivorous plants or plants that feed on small animals such as insects and frogs. These plants capture their victims through special traps that take the place of normal leaves. The article presents several illustrations which include the tropical pitcher plant, the venus flytrap and sundews. It also shows how some plants capture their victims.
ACCESSION #
43662856

 

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