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Description:

I saw this peculiar fruit along a trail at Brownsberg Naturepark, Suriname. I'm assuming it is a fruit, and that it was attached to the vine encircling the tree and not the tree itself. The fruit itself was about the size of a lemon, and had fuzzy spikes around it. I have no idea what kind of fruit this is, if it is edible, or what kind of animals in the forest would eat it. I study primates, so any help would be appreciated.

Habitat:

tropical rainforest, Guiana Shield, Suriname



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Gina423
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Gina423

Paramaribo, Suriname

Lat: 4.94, Long: -55.18

Spotted on May 24, 2012
Submitted on Mar 29, 2013

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