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Fam.: Caryophyllaceae / Campion Fam.      

Genus:  Silene  L.
 

Authors:
   L.:  Carl von Linné (Linnaeus, 1707 - 1777), Swedish naturalist who introduced the binary naming system for plants and animals
   WIBEL:  August Wilhelm Eberhard Christoph Wibel (1775 - 1813), German physician and botanist in Franconia
 

Etymology:
   Silene:   Silen, Greek legendary figure
   otites:   auriculate
 

There are male plants with stamens and female plants with a stigmata, which only consist of two strings (last photos).

 

Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Fig. 1:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly (♂)
D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Fig. 2:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly (♂)
D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Fig. 3:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly (♂)
D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Fig. 4:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly (♂)
D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Fig. 5:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly (♂)
D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Fig. 6:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly (♂)
D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Fig. 7:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly
D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Fig. 8:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly
D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Fig. 9:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly
D Sandhausen 25.5.2007
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Sandhausen 31.7.2007
Fig. 10:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly (seed stem)
D Sandhausen 31.7.2007
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Sandhausen 2.7.2015
Fig. 11:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly (seed stem)
D Sandhausen 2.7.2015
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Mannheim 21.9.2013
Fig. 12:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly
D Mannheim 21.9.2013
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Mannheim 21.9.2013
Fig. 13:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly (♂)
D Mannheim 21.9.2013
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Mannheim 21.9.2013
Fig. 14:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly (♂)
D Mannheim 21.9.2013
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Lampertheim 27.8.2021
Fig. 15:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly (♂)
D Lampertheim 27.8.2021
Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly, D Darmstadt 17.6.2009
Fig. 16:  Silene otites / Spanish Catchfly (seed stem)
D Darmstadt 17.6.2009

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