, Volume 133, Issue 1, pp 83–84 | Cite as

The influence of Ca2+ on the action potential in mesophyll cells ofDionaea muscipula Ellis

  • D. Hodick
  • A. Sievers
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Action potential Ca2+ effect Dionaea muscipula Mg2+ effect Venus flytrap 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Hodick
    • 1
  • A. Sievers
    • 1
  1. 1.Botanisches Institut der UniversitätBonn 1Federal Republic of Germany

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