Image Number: 5457988

Looking down at the hilar region of four seeds. The dark area underneath the whitish funicular remnant is sometimes clearly circular (as in the second seed from the left) and sometimes not.
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Collection Name:
California Department of Food and Agriculture
Taxon Name:
Brassica nigra
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: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Dilleniidae
Order: Capparales
Family: Brassicaceae
Genus: Brassica
Subject: Brassica nigra (L.) W.D.J. Koch
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Image uploaded:
Monday, January 30, 2012
Image last updated:
Tuesday, February 21, 2012