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Ceratocephalus testiculatus (Crantz) Roth, Enum. 1: 1014. 1827. Ranunculus testiculatus Crantz, Stirp. Austr. 2. 1763.

Annual herbs, 3 - 12 cm high, less pubescent than C. falcatus, more or less glaucous. Leaves similar to those of C. falcatus. Flowers 5 - 10 mm across. Achenes 5 - 6 mm long with narrow straight beaks and empty pouches of cells on either side, placed close to and nearly touching each other.

Fl. & Fr. March - May.

Distrib. India: Commonly in cultivated fields and wastelands. Jammu & Kashmir.

Pakistan, Iran, Turkey and Central Europe.

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