Image Number: 5459554

Looking down on the hilar region of two seeds. Note the red circular marking over the bulge containing the cotyledons.
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Collection Name:
California Department of Food and Agriculture
Taxon Name:
Descurainia sophia
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: Descurainia
Subject: Descurainia sophia (L.) Webb ex Prantl
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Image uploaded:
Friday, February 10, 2012
Image last updated:
Tuesday, February 21, 2012