Myrmecodia lamii. The alpine meadows of central...
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Image #cld1714627
SpeciesMyrmecodia lamii
LocalityPapua, Indonesia
DescriptionThe alpine meadows of central New Guinea are dominated by giant ant plants such as this one. Due to their association with ants they are able to effectively acquire nutrients despite the poor soil. 
Keywordsant | flora | guinea | irian | jaya | myrmecophyte | new | plant | rubiaceae | west


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