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Venus flytrap

Dionaea muscipula, a carnivorous plant in which a hinged leaf snaps shut on insects from which the plant obtains nitrogenous compounds.
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Virtually every aspect of the flytrap species has been altered by hybridisers.
At least to five,' says Rainer Hedrich, expert flytrap botanist at the Universitat Wurzburg in Germany.
Venus flytraps prevent false alarms (unnecessary closing) by requiring two separate stimulations of their trigger hairs within 30 seconds to set off the trap.
video games and the "Invenusable Flytrap, a villain on "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers," to a character named Venus Flytrap on the 1970s TV sit-com, "WKRP in Cincinnati.
She didn't want to be sucked into the women-are-from-Venus flytrap of trying to appear pretty, poised, precious.
Rachelle had a passion for her son that is right out of Tennessee Williams's play, Suddenly, Last Summer, with its Venus flytrap mother and hypersensitive son.
Norton & Company, 22 [pounds sterling]) is the study of a southern French village from medieval times to its present incarnation as a tourist flytrap.
That you've walked into a flytrap, that it's dark down there and that there is no way out of it, not really.
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Insectivorous plants These include the sundew, pitcher plant and venus flytrap.
Researchers in Germany learned that the Venus flytrap adjusts its feeding behaviour according to the number of times the hairs are stimulated.
iii) How plants perform rapid motion and what is the role of osmotic motors and cell wall actuation in this process, using the carnivorous plant Venus flytrap as a paradigm for study.