Papaveraceae

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

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 20 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Papaveraceae (rights holder:)

Poppies

Herbs or shrubs, with coloured latex which is yellow (Argemone) or orange-brown (Bocconia). Stipules 0. Leaves alternate, deeply divided or lobed. Flowers actinomorphic, bisexual, usually hypogynous. Sepals 2-3, caducous. Petals 4-6, in two whorls of 2 or 3, free, falling off early. Stamens numerous. Ovary 1-locular with numerous ovules. Fruit a capsule dehiscing by valves or pores. Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Genera
Taxonomic Completion
17.07%
7 of 41 accepted Genera.
Global Pollen Project UUID
c3135d79-94ed-4439-b861-72edb4e16079
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