versatile anther

versatile anther

[′vər·səd·əl ′an·thər]
(botany)
An anther whose attachment is near its middle, thus enabling it to swing freely.
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According to D'Arcy (1996), versatile anther seems to have evolved in response to generalist flying animal pollinators (e.