Avena

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

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 4 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Avena (rights holder: Valter Jacinto) © Valter Jacinto

Oats

Annuals. Inflorescence an open nodding panicle. Spikelets large (10 - 40 mm), 2-several-flowered, laterally flattened or terete, disarticulating below each floret or only above the glumes. Lower 1-3 florets bisexual; upper male, sterile or reduced. Glumes herbaceous to membranous, persistent, dorsally rounded; apex acute or acuminate. Lemmas usually shorter than the glumes, 5-9-nerved, awned; apex... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Parent Taxon
Poaceae
Species
Taxonomic Completion
13.64%
3 of 22 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
1020e051-ba86-4a9a-8128-7dcb8d9557b4
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