Image of the Day: Pollinator Selection

The nectar in deep flowers of Heliconia tortuosa can be efficiently extracted only with long, curved beaks, like those of green hermit hummingbirds (Phaethornis guy).

The Scientist Staff
Mar 4, 2015

OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY, MATT BETTS(See “Pollinator recognition by a keystone tropical plant,” PNAS, 2015.)

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