BOB GIBBONS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY BOB GIBBONS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Desert mistletoe fruits (Phoradendron californicum). This shrub is a hemiparasite (partial parasite), living in the branches of trees. Its fruits are eaten and seeds distributed by Phainopepla sp. birds. Photographed in the USA.
Model release not required. Property release not required.