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Research Article

Change of Floral Orientation within an Inflorescence Affects Pollinator Behavior and Pollination Efficiency in a Bee-Pollinated Plant, Corydalis sheareri

  • Hui Wang,

    Affiliation: College of Life Sciences, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China

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  • Shuang Tie,

    Affiliation: College of Life Sciences, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China

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  • Dan Yu,

    Affiliation: College of Life Sciences, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China

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  • You-Hao Guo mail,

    yhguo@whu.edu.cn (YHG); cfyang@wbgcas.cn (CFY)

    Affiliation: College of Life Sciences, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China

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  • Chun-Feng Yang mail

    yhguo@whu.edu.cn (YHG); cfyang@wbgcas.cn (CFY)

    Affiliation: Key Laboratory of Aquatic Botany and Watershed Ecology, Wuhan Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, China

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  • Published: April 17, 2014
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0095381

About the Authors

Hui Wang, Shuang Tie, Dan Yu, You-Hao Guo
College of Life Sciences, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
Chun-Feng Yang
Key Laboratory of Aquatic Botany and Watershed Ecology, Wuhan Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, China

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HW CFY YHG. Performed the experiments: HW ST. Analyzed the data: HW CFY. Wrote the paper: HW CFY DY.