Image Number: 5458137

Lateral view of the fruit showing the side where the scar occurs. Some of the longer bristles have been removed from the pappus.
Image type:
Image view:
Lateral / Side

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Collection Name:
California Department of Food and Agriculture
Taxon Name:
Centaurea melitensis
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: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Centaurea
Subject: Centaurea melitensis L.
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Image last updated:
Tuesday, February 21, 2012