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Eucalyptus Pollen from Australian Honey

Eucalyptus Pollen from Australian Honey

This is pollen found in a honey sample from Australia. This is an polar view.

Transmitted Brightfield Illumination


KINGDOM: Plantae ORDER: FAMILY: Myrtaceae GENUS: Eucalyptus SPECIES:

Eucalyptus is a common source of nectar in Australia, California, Argentina and many similar environments for honeybees.

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