Female Chickpea (image) American Society of Agronomy Share Print E-Mail Caption This is a chickpea flower with female structure (stigma) exposed. Credit Thomas Stefaniak. Usage Restrictions Please use with story only. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.