Species name:

Onobrychis caput-galli

Taxonomy

Species

caput-galli

Nomenclature Melissopalynology

Classifier

(L.) Lam.

Distribution

Europe, North Africa,
Middle East, Australia
and New Zealand. In
Italy prefers bush and
dry fallow (0 - 800 m)

Utility

Forage and nitrogen fixation.
Honey production and
biodiversity.

Flowering time

IV - V

Pollen colour

/

Pollen

+

Nectar

+

Pollen characteristic

Polar View: Circular, Subcircular
Onobrychis caput-galli
Onobrychis caput-galli
Onobrychis caput-galli
Equatorial view : Oval, Perprolate
Onobrychis caput-galli
Onobrychis caput-galli
Onobrychis caput-galli