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Effects of cadmium treatment on plant-pollinator interactions(PDF)

Chinese Journal of Applied & Environmental Biology[ISSN:1006-687X/CN:51-1482/Q]

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2021 05
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Title:
Effects of cadmium treatment on plant-pollinator interactions
Author(s):
LIU Jia XIAO Youlu DAI Wenfei DUAN Jinfeng & MU Junpeng?
Ecological Security and Protection Key Laboratory of Sichuan Province, Mianyang Normal University, Mianyang 621000, China
Keywords:
plant-animal interaction pollination ecology environmental changing reproduction success
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10.19675/j.cnki.1006-687x.2020.06067
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Variations in floral traits that respond to environmental changes have been shown as correlating with pollinator foraging behavior. However, it is still unknown how cadmium stress affects floral traits and in turn influences pollinator foraging behavior. We conducted an experiment to explore the effects of cadmium stress on plant-pollinator interactions. Cadmium stress was administered at four levels (0, 2, 4, and 8 mg/kg). Our results demonstrated that the volume of nectar in flowers increased significantly after treatment with 4 mg/kg of cadmium, an increase of 44.8% compared to the treatment with 0 mg/kg. However, the concentration of nectar decreased significantly, by 21.0%, after treatment 8 mg/kg. Flower number and corolla diameter were significantly higher with the 0 mg/kg treatment compared to the others, increasing by 18.3% and 28.2%, respectively. Flower life span, however, decreased insignificantly by 4.7% with the treatments compared to the treatment with 0 mg/kg. Furthermore, cadmium stress significantly decreased the plant biomass and insect visitation rate (by 14.1% and 30.0%, respectively), but increased non-structural carbohydrates (by 25.8%) in Capsicum annuum leaves. There was an insignificant difference in fruiting rate among the cadmium treatments. Model selection results suggest that cadmium stress increase the volume and concentration of nectar; however, these variations decrease insect visitation rates. Our study shows that the abundance of flower rewards does not seem to be determined by pollinator species and density; Instead, heavy metals in nectar or pollen may adversely affect pollinator populations.

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