achaenium

achaenium

(əˈkiːnɪəm)
n
another name for achene
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From the Greek erion, wool, and from the Latin achaenium, a type of fruit, by the villose fruits.
3 mm latum at basis, pyramide trigona minuscula terminata; setae 6 brevibus vix scabrae, achaenium superantibus.
From the Greek makros, big, and achaena or achaenium, the typical fruit of Asteraceae, in reference to the size of the cypselae.