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Yes -- it doesn't look very comfortable!
I'm guessing that's Yertle on top and Mack on the bottom?
I like the little animation on the wiki page showing the leaves folding up.
Ah, I see you got the right one!
In other words, the first suggestion is slightly wrong, starting around subfamily/genus.
This page is a bit better on wiki:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MimosaIn the description: "The leaves of the plant close quickly when touched."
Thanks! I'm going to go with Laccaria laccata until told otherwise...
I thought you could change the mission when you edit it, but it would be nice to be able to add it to more than one. Maybe that'll be a future enhancement!
This would be a good one for the Urban Biodiversity mission.
Someone I know spotted one of those last summer in South Carolina. She looked it up back then and discovered its from the Pacific. Must have hitched a ride through the Panama Canal...
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