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Plant Defense Theories Are Put to the Test

News   Jun 16, 2020 | Original story from the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology

 
Plant Defense Theories Are Put to the Test

The African cotton leafworm Spodoptera littoralis feeds on the leaves of the wild tobacco Nicotiana attenuata. This pest insect is a food generalist and feeds on many different plants. Credit: Danny Kessler, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology

 
 
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