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- crucial mechanism for survival; however, most plants do not exhibit any nyctinastic movements whatsoever. Nyctinasty is found in a range of plant species...
- base of a plant leaf or leaflet that facilitates growth-independent (nyctinastic and thigmonastic) movement. Pulvini are common, for example, in members...
- species, it undergoes changes in leaf orientation termed "sleep" or nyctinastic movement. The foliage closes during darkness and reopens in light. This...
- to 1 1⁄4 in) across. Like those of many other legumes, the leaves are nyctinastic; that is, they have "sleep" movements, closing at night. The flowers...
- substances that encourage leaf-opening and leaf-closing and are the basis of nyctinastic behaviors. Gagliano and colleagues constructed a cl****ical conditioning...
- pollination system in non-cleistogamous species of Viola results from nyctinastic (night-closing) petal movements – A mixed outcrossing-selfing strategy"...
- included the thermonastic and photonastic movements of flowers, the nyctinastic movements of leaves, protoplastic physics and photosynthesis. In 1877...
- impoundment of ice-nucleating polysaccharide fluids (a natural anti-freeze) Nyctinastic leaf movement (the leaves close when it gets cold) At altitudes below...
- Ohnuki, Takashi; Yamamura, Shosuke (1998). "Leaf-opening substance of a nyctinastic plant, C****ia mimosoides". Phytochemistry. 49 (3): 633. doi:10...
- freezing and the reservoir of fluid from evaporating. As well as the nyctinastic behavior of the leaf rosettes which open during the day and close tightly...
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