D I S C O V E R    L I F E   
Bee Hunt! Odonata Lepidoptera 
  HomeAll Living ThingsIDnature guidesGlobal mapperAlbumsLabelsSearch
  AboutNewsEventsResearchEducationProjectsStudy sitesHelp


Koeberlinia spinosa Zucc.
CROWN OF THORNS
Allthorn

Life   Plantae   Dicotyledoneae   Capparaceae   Koeberlinia

Koeberlinia spinosa
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 2
Koeberlinia spinosa

Click on map for details about points.

IDnature guide

Links
80x5 - 240x3 - 240x4 - 320x1 - 320x2 - 320x3 - 640x1 - 640x2
Set display option above.
Click on image to enlarge.
Koeberlinia spinosa
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 2
Koeberlinia spinosa

Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Andrenidae  Perdita cushmani @ UCRC_ENT (8)
Apidae  Anthophora hololeuca @ BBSL (1); LACM_ENTB (8)

Diadasia martialis @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Botryosphaeriaceae  Sphaeropsis @ BPI (1)
Miridae  Labopella claripennis @ AMNH_PBI (16)

go to Discover Life's Facebook group

Following modified from Virginia Tech Dendrology
   Top | See original

&pull 20q v5.145 20180528: Error 500 Can't connect to www.cnr.vt.edu:80 (Name or service not known) http://www.cnr.vt.edu/dendro/dendrology/Syllabus2/kspinosa.htm

Following modified from Flora of North America
   Top | See original

Link to Flora of North America home
 
All Floras       Advanced Search
FNA Vol. 7 Page 177 , 185 Login | eFloras Home | Help
FNA | Family List | FNA Vol. 7 | Koeberliniaceae | Koeberlinia

1. Koeberlinia spinosa Zuccarini, Flora. 15(2, Beibl.): 74. 1832.

Plants 0.5-10 m, spreading, globose, compact to somewhat open. Stems ± terete, green twigs thorn-tipped, 25-70 cm. Leaves 0.2-1.5 × 0.5 mm. Inflorescences 3-15 mm. Pedicels 3-6 mm. Flowers: sepals greenish white, ovate-deltate, 1-2 mm, glabrous; petals greenish white or cream, obovate or oblanceolate, 3-4.8 × 0.8-1.4 mm; filaments brownish, 2.8-4 mm, flat; anthers 0.8-1 mm, slightly curved; gynophore (stipe) 0.3-0.8 mm; ovary ovoid, 1-1.2 mm; style 0.4-1.4 mm. Fruits ca. 5 mm, mucronate from persistent style. Seeds 3-3.5 mm. 2 n = 44, 88.

Varieties 3 (3 in the flora): sc, sw United States, n Mexico.

Updated: 2024-07-16 15:09:46 gmt
Discover Life | Top
© Designed by The Polistes Corporation