Nepenthes Hamata

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Nepenthes Hamata

by floracarnivores » Sun May 05, 2013 10:47 am

G'day folks

Just curious as to the purpose of Hamata's teethy peristome, it's all well and good saying its interesting and amazing, (which it is), but I'm curious as to its function. Hope this will start an interesting conversation.


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Re: Nepenthes Hamata

by beckhamlim24 » Sun May 05, 2013 11:07 am

I think it is just to prevent insect from crawling

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