Scott_Shumway at wheatonma.edu
Fri Sep 29 14:32:30 EST 2000
Could it be that the sclereids provide a source of roughage that
accellerates the passage of seeds through the gut of a frugivore, thereby
helping to disperse the seeds and prevent them from spending too much time
in an acidic digestive tract?
Associate Professor of Biology
Dept. of Biology
Norton, MA 02766
"Scott_Shumway at WheatonMa.edu"
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