Gaultheria mucronata (L. f.) Hook. & Arn.
(prickly heath)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesGaultheria mucronata (prickly heath)
GenusGaultheria (prickly heaths)
FamilyERICACEAE (heaths, heathers, rhododendrons, azaleas & wintergeeens)
OrderERICALES (heaths, heathers, azaleas, primroses, loosestrifes and balsams)
SubclassEU-DICOTS (dicotyledonous flowering plants)
ClassMAGNOLIOPSIDA (flowering plants)
PhylumTRACHEOPHYTA (vascular plants)
KingdomPLANTAE (plants)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Gaultheria mucronata (Prickly Heath) :
1: Gaultheria mucronata (Prickly Heath)
15 Apr 2014 OSGR: SU83 51° 10' N, 0° 40' W Vice County: Surrey (VC 17) England
growing in heathland and edge of pine wooldand
Image 1: BerriesImage 2: Berries - close-upImage 3: Berries - close-up - bottom viewImage 4: Berries - close-up - side viewImage 5: Berries - close-up - top viewImage 6: Fruiting sprays - pinky-purple berriesImage 7: Leaves - top surfaces - natural backgroundImage 8: Leaves - under surfaces - natural backgroundImage 9: Plant - established and rather leggyImage 10: Plant - mostly vegetativeImage 11: Plant - pinky-purple berriesImage 12: Plant - pinky-purple berries (2)Image 13: Plant - pinky-purple berries (3)Image 14: Plant - ruby-red berriesImage 15: Plant - ruby-red berries (2)Image 16: Plant - ruby-red berries (3)

Gaultheria mucronata (Prickly Heath) may be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 0 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Gaultheria mucronata (Prickly Heath)
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