Surface tension flings spores: fern
The spores of one fern are launched from the sporangium using a mechanism based on surface tension and evaporation.
|Biomimetic Application Ideas|
|Irrigation or pest control devices activated by surface tension created by evaporation.|
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Organism/taxonomy data provided by:
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2008 Annual Checklist
Application Ideas: Irrigation or pest control devices activated by surface tension created by evaporation.
Industrial Sector(s) interested in this strategy: Agriculture