Animals can disperse plant seeds in several ways, all named zoochory. Seeds
can be transported on the outside of vertebrate ...
Many plants produce fruits or individual seeds covered in hooks or spines which
attach the seed to the animals's fur or feathers - or, in the case of humans, to our ...
The animal eats the fruit but only the juicy part is digested. ... Birds also like to eat
fruit and they help to disperse seeds to other areas through their droppings.
Flowering plants reproduce themselves by producing seeds. The seeds also
provide the plants with a way to spread out and grow in new places, sometimes a
Dispersal means scattering or distribution of something. ... plants don't rely on
people. Plants rely on animals and wind and water to help scatter their seeds.
Plants that depend on animals for dispersal have seeds that are adapted to
traveling on the outside or the inside of the animal. Seeds with burrs or hooks can
Apr 11, 2014 ... Dispersal off seeds is essential for reproduction of plants. This dispersal can
occur through wind, water, animals and explosion of fruits.
Seeds lack the fundamental structures and innovations animals use to move ...
Another strategy for seed dispersal is to use animals to carry seeds to suitable.
Mar 31, 2009 ... While ballistic dispersal does not often achieve the same distance as animal-
dispersed seeds, many ballistic dispersed seeds also have a form ...
Fleshy fruits. The seeds of many plants are dispersed after passing through the
digestive system of animals that have eaten the fleshy fruits.