ACACIA COLLINSII PDF

Acacia collinsii: angiosperm: Contribution to food chain: petioles of bull’s-horn thorn (Acacia collinsii; Fabaceae). Ants live inside the hollow modified spinous. ACACIA COLLINSII Bull Horn Acacia. This Central American Acacia comes with an interesting story. Its large “bull horn” shaped thorns are sharp and keep some . The obligate mutualist Pseudomyrmex spinicola may defend Acacia collinsii against herbivores more effectively than the generalist Crematogaster brevispinosa.

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The ants chew holes in the tips of the hollow stipular thornsknown as domatiaso that they can enter, and create their colony inside.

In context at www. OpenStreetMap – Google Earth. Vachellia Flora of Central America Mimosoideae stubs. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. Acacia collinsii, known as Cornizuela.

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This page was last edited on 21 Marchat The following other wikis use this file: This image was originally posted to Flickr by Dick Culbert at https: It grows in secondary succession in seasonally dry ecosystems in southern Central Americawhere it exhibits a symbiotic relationship with several species of ant Pseudomyrmex spinicolaPseudomyrmex ferruginea.

You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Vachellia collinsii also provides the ants with sugar-rich nectar from extrafloral nectaries located at the leaf petiole. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.

If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as accaia timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file. Acacia collinsii, the Bull Horn Acacia. It was reviewed on 2 August by FlickreviewR and was confirmed to be licensed under the terms of the cc-by View all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap – Google Earth. If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file.

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Giant thorns of Bull Horn Acacia, hollow to acaxia protective ants. Description Acacia collinsii, known as Cornizuela Views View Edit History. This Mimosoideae -related article is a stub.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. A Mesoamerican species known as Cornizuela.

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The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. The ants protect the trees from attack by other insects. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.