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Are the Species of the Genus Avicennia L. (Acanthaceae) a “Superhost” Plants of Gall-Inducing Arthropods in Mangrove Forests?

By Rita de Cassia Oliveira dos Santos, Marcus Emanuel Barroncas Fernandes and Marlucia Bonifácio Martins

Submitted: November 24th 2011Reviewed: December 10th 2012Published: February 27th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/55454

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