Dandelion pappus, SEM

Dandelion pappus, SEM

C002/5968 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.5MB

Downloadable file size: 2.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: PETER BOND, EM CENTRE, UNIVERSITY OF PLYMOUTH/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Dandelion pappus (Taraxacum officinale), coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM). This is the top of one of the hundreds of seeds attached to a dandelion seedhead. It shows the parachute of fine hairs (radiating lines, pappus) by which the seed is lifted from the seed head and carried away by the wind. Magnification: x53 when printed at 10 centimetres across.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: angiosperm, angiosperms, biological, biology, botanical, botany, brown, close-up, colored, coloured, dandelion, detail, false-colored, false-coloured, flora, flowering plants, nature, pappus, plant, radial symmetry, reproduction, reproductive, reproductive part, scanning electron micrograph, scanning electron microscope, seed, seedhead, seeds, sem, taraxacum officinale, wind dispersal

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.