Iris pollen grains, SEM

Iris pollen grains, SEM

C002/6225 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.0MB

Downloadable file size: 2.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: MARTIN OEGGERLI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Iris sp. pollen grains, scanning electron micrograph (SEM). Pollen grains are reproductive structures produced by the male parts of flowering plants. The grain has a spiked outer wall (exine), which may assist in its dispersal by improving its adherence to pollinating insects.

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

Keywords: biological, biology, botanical, botany, coloured, dispersal, exine, false-coloured, flora, gamete, grains, iris sp., male, monocot, monocotyledon, nature, outer wall, plant, plants, pollen, pollen grain, reproduction, reproductive, scanning electron micrograph, scanning electron microscope, sculpted, sem, spike, spiked, spikes

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