Tribulus

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

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 2 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

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

Puncture Vine

Annual or perennial herbs sometimes with a woody base. Leaves opposite, paripinnate, one of each pair usually larger than the other. Leaflets opposite, entire, slightly asymmetrical. Flowers solitary, axillary. Petals yellow. Ovary 5-lobed, densely stiffly hairy. Fruit breaking up into 5 cocci, each coccus tuberculate on the back, spiny, 1-5-seeded. Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Parent Taxon
Zygophyllaceae
Species
Taxonomic Completion
16.67%
2 of 12 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
f4fe4207-9eba-4206-803d-d76ec24d894c
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