Pandanales (Screw Pine)
Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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How to Cite
Cox, P. A. 2006. Pandanales (Screw Pine). eLS. .
- Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
The Pandanales, a group of economically important monocotyledons, consisting of trees, shrubs and vines of a single family, the Pandanaceae, are confined to the old world tropics. These plants have a remarkable diversity of pollinators, which yield insights to the relationships between pollination and the evolution of plant-breeding systems.
- bat pollination;
- bird pollination;
- breeding system evolution;