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Common name

English: Corn poppy, Red poppy

German: Klatsch-Mohn

Mandarin: 虞美人 (yu mei ren)

Portuguese: Papoila, Papoila-vermelha

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2128)

      Order: Papaverales (17)

        Family: Papaveraceae (16)(family description)

          Genus: Papaver (6)

            Epithet: rhoeas L. (1)

Synonyms: Papaver strigosum (Boenn.) Schur, Papaver trilobum Wallr.

rhoeas => red

strigosum => bristled

trilobum => three lobes

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: red

External links

Check for Papaver rhoeas at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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