How flowers adapt to their pollinators

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The first flowering plants originated more than 140 million years ago in the early Cretaceous. They are the most diverse plant group on Earth with more than 300,000 species. Evolutionary biologists have now analyzed 3-dimensional models of flowers and found that flower shapes can evolve in a modular manner in adaptation to distinct pollinators.

This full article appears on <a href="https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/12/191205130558.htm">Science Daily</a>

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