Resting in the heart of a spiny Pandanus. Also note the feeding damage to the plant. There is considerable variation in leaf shape and size, both on and among trees, but often being spirally arranged in three rows, and clustered at branch apices. They have well developed eyes and are well aware of their surroundings.
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Behaviourists would suggest that the male is therefore, protecting his offspring from being cuckold by other males. The more awareness we can raise with the general community the better we'll be as well. In fully expanded leaves, the midrib is bent, and the upper third of the leaf hangs down, giving plants their characteristic drooping appearance.
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The essays in our library are intended to serve as content examples to inspire you as you write your own essay. But nothing was known of its habits so it was with great excitement in the early '90's that I found a population in the Cape Tribulation area. Frass accumulated inside at the base of the pandanus leaves.