Image Number: 5444779

Ventral view of floret. Note the short apical teeth of the lemma and the pilose rachilla tucked between the edges of the lemma.
Image type:
Image view:
Ventral / Adaxial / Front

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Collection Name:
California Department of Food and Agriculture
Taxon Name:
Avena fatua
Type specimen:
Specimen Condition:
Dry storage
Identification Method:
Morphological Analysis - Visual
Image location:
photographed in laboratory at CPHST in Fort Collins, Colorado, United States


Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Avena
Subject: Avena fatua L.
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Friday, October 7, 2011
Image last updated:
Tuesday, February 21, 2012