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Ixia polystachya

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Monocotyledons > Order: Asparagales > Family: Iridaceae > Genus: Ixia

Ixia polystachya

A Monkey beetle on Ixia polystachya flowers, in early summer on the Cape Peninsula, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

Ixia polystachya Ixia polystachya

Monkey beetles (Dichelus sp.) on Ixia polystachya flowering in late spring on the eastern face of Table Mountain above Kirstenbosch, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. [photos Colin Paterson-Jones ]


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