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The small seed is attached to this feather-like structure. I don't know what species it belongs to, but the beauty and elegance of this seed is like nothing I've seen before!!!

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LaurenZarate 5 years ago

Very interesting! Did you happen to notice if there were a lot of these around? All the same? Wind borne seeds are usually flat (like this one so that they can blow around with their membrane easier. Did you see the seed pod?

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San José, San José, Costa Rica

Lat: 10.06, Long: -83.94

Spotted on Feb 1, 2014
Submitted on Mar 7, 2014

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