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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (11): 1975–1982.
Published: 1 June 2012
.... Fig. 1. Cryo-scanning electron microscopy (cryo-SEM) micrographs showing examples of anisotropically oriented cuticle folds on plant surfaces. (A) The upper (adaxial) leaf surface of Malus domestica Borkh. ‘Boskoop’ (Rosaceae). (B) Rumex obtusifolius L. (Polygonaceae), main vein on the lower...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (19): 3184–3191.
Published: 1 October 2009
... adhesive secretion, causing prey insects to adhere more closely to the plant's surface. Their secretion can also extend into filaments, allowing insects some degree of movement and contact with short stiff trichomes releasing a highly viscous secretion. Numerous contact points with short trichomes result...