Prickly chaff flower (Achyranthes aspera)

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Prickly chaff flower, immature inflorescence
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Prickly chaff flower fact file

Prickly chaff flower description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderCaryophyllales
FamilyAmaranthaceae
GenusAchyranthes (1)

Information on the prickly chaff flower (Achyranthes aspera) is being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Prickly chaff flower status

The prickly chaff flower is not yet classified on the IUCN Red List.

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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. UNEP-WCMC (June, 2011)
    http://www.unep-wcmc.org
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Prickly chaff flower, immature inflorescence  
Prickly chaff flower, immature inflorescence

© Dinesh Valke

Dinesh Valke
http://www.flickr.com/photos/dinesh_valke/

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