anemochory


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a·nem·o·cho·ry

 (ə-nĕm′ə-kôr′ē)
n.
Dispersal of seeds, fruits, or other plant parts by wind.

a·nem′o·chore′ (-kôr′) n.
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Such calyces may be well adapted for anemochory (Dizkirici et al.
FV) life form: (A) tree, (L) climbers and (H) herbaceous; (CS) successional category: (P) pioneer, (Si) early secondary, (St) late secondary and (C) climax; (SD) dispersion syndrome: (Ane) anemochory, (Aut) autochory, (Zoo) zoochory and (SC) unrated.
Ridley (1930) recognized anemochory (dispersal by wind), hydroehory (dispersal by water) and zoochory (dispersal by animals) as the three primary dispersal syndromes.
Character Evolution--Seed dispersal: Seeds of many species of Aristolochia are adapted to at least two different dispersal mechanisms, anemochory and zoochory (Fig.
Considering the species with determined syndromes (123), the zoochory predominated in all habits, corresponding to 69%, followed by autochory with 20% and anemochory with 11% (Figure 2).
Dispersal Syndrome: Barochory was the most common dispersal mode observed among the 23 species (48 % of species), followed by anemochory (39 %) and zoochory (13.
For each species found in the plots, we searched the literature for information relating to: the functional groups (pioneer or non-pioneer) (sensu WHITMORE, 1989); and dispersal syndrome (zoochory, anemochory and autochory) (sensu Pijl, 1982).