Cerastium

Genus in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 8 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Cerastium (rights holder:)

Mouse-ears

Annual or perennial herbs. Stipules 0. Leaves opposite, sessile. Inflorescence of terminal, cymose clusters. Flowers 4-5-merous. Sepals free. Petals white, emarginate or 2-fid up to halfway, sometimes 0. Stamens usually 5 (in ours). Styles 5, opposite the sepals. Capsule longer than the sepals, opening by twice as many short teeth as styles. Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Parent Taxon
Caryophyllaceae
Species
Taxonomic Completion
3.90%
8 of 205 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
9e9a119a-c44c-43b1-89bd-cefc1fad1a14
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
Connected Datasets

This taxon is currently linked to the following locations.

The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility