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Acacia (Acacia spp.) Pollen from Tasmanian Honey Under the Microscope

Acacia (Acacia spp.) Pollen

This is Acacia (Acacia spp.) pollen found in a honey sample from Tasmanian.

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KINGDOM: Plantae /Angiosperms /Eudicots /Rosids ORDER: Fabales FAMILY: Fabaceae SUBFAMILY: Mimosoideae GENUS: Acacia SPECIES:

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Moore, P.D., J. A. Webb, and M. E. Collinson, POLLEN ANALYSIS, Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1991