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Asteraceae: TRIBE Cichorieae/Lactuceae (Dandelions) Pollen

Cat's Ear (Hypochaeris radicata) Pollen

KINGDOM: Plantae /Angiosperms /Eudicots /Rosids/Asterids ORDER: Asterales FAMILY: Asteraceae SUBFAMILY: Cichorioideae TRIBE: Lactuceae (Cichorieae) GENUS: Hypochaeris SPECIES: radicata

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Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) Pollen

KINGDOM: Plantae /Angiosperms /Eudicots /Rosids/Asterids ORDER: Asterales FAMILY: Asteraceae SUBFAMILY: Cichorioideae TRIBE: Lactuceae (Cichorieae) GENUS: Taraxacum SPECIES: officinale

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Desert Chicory (Rafinesquia neomexicana) Pollen

KINGDOM: Plantae /Angiosperms /Eudicots /Rosids ORDER: Asterales FAMILY: Asteraceae TRIBE: Cichorieae GENUS: Rafinesquia SPECIES: neomexicana

Desert Chicory Desert Chicory Pollen Desert Chicory Pollen Desert Chicory Pollen Desert Chicory Pollen Desert Chicory Pollen Desert Chicory Pollen

Desert Dandelion (Malacothrix glabrata) Pollen

KINGDOM: Plantae /Angiosperms /Eudicots /Rosids ORDER: Asterales FAMILY: Asteraceae TRIBE: Cichorieae GENUS: Malacothrix SPECIES: glabrata

Desert Dandelion Desert Dandelion Pollen Desert Dandelion Pollen Desert Dandelion Pollen Desert Dandelion Pollen Desert Dandelion Pollen Desert Dandelion Pollen

Prickly Sow Thistle (Sonchus asper) Pollen Under the Microscope

KINGDOM: Plantae /Angiosperms /Eudicots /Asterids ORDER: Asterales FAMILY: Asteraceae TRIBE: Cichorieae GENUS: Sonchus SPECIES: asper

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