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English Laurel (Prunus laurocerasus) Pollen Under the Microscope

English Laurel (Prunus laurocerasus) Pollen

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KINGDOM: Plantae /Angiosperms /Eudicots /Rosids ORDER: Rosales FAMILY: Rosaceae SUBFAMILY: Maloideae TRIBE: Maleae GENUS: Prunus SPECIES: laurocerasus

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