Scavenger Hunt #3

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Lindsay Kelly Week Three Posts

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CAM Plant-This Cholla Cactus is an example of a CAM Plant. It uses the CAM to adapt to arid conditions. CO2 is converted to Oganic Acids, then

Radial Symmetry- This starfish from the Dallas World Aquarium has radial symmerty. It can be theoretically be "cut" to produce a mirror image.

Ectotherm-This fish, also at the Dallas World Aquarium, is an example of an ectotherm. Ecotherms cannot control their body temperature, it changes depending what kind of enviornment it is in.

Gymnosperm leaf-This is the leaf of a gymnosperm. Pine trees are conifers, their leaves are one single unit, and needlelike.

Anther & Filament- The anther and filament of these flowers are visible. The anther contains the pollen sacs that release pollen to be dispersed and the filament holds the anther.

 

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Adaptation of a plant – These thorns on this rosebush are an example of adaptation of a plant because they defend against predators and deter any harm to the plant

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Succession - Ecological succession is the observed process of change in the species structure of an ecological community over time

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Anther and filament of a stamen– Stamen the male part of the flower. It consists of the anther and the slender filament that holds it in position

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Cambium – consists of cells that are partly specialized, for the tissues that transport water solutions, but have not reached any of the final forms that occur in their branch of the specialization graph. When these cells have divided and specialized further they make up the secondary xylem and the secondary phloem

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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– In the flowering plants, an ovary is a part of the female reproductive organ of the flower or gynoecium
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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