Insects Key to Rain Forest Diversity, Study Shows

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In this National Geographic News article, read about how insects help protect plant diversity in the Amazon rain forest. The presence of herbivorous insects has led some Amazon plants to develop specialized adaptations that allow them to thrive in their niches. Links to related stories and Web sites are also found on this page.

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