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The role of ants in pollination and pod production of bambarra Groundnut

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Correspondence to S. K. Karikari.

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Doku, E.V., Karikari, S.K. The role of ants in pollination and pod production of bambarra Groundnut. Econ Bot 25, 357–362 (1971). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02985201

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Keywords

  • Pollen Tube
  • Control Plot
  • Open Variety
  • Stigma Receptivity
  • Pedicelled Flower