Oak root section

Description
This is a very thin slice of a root of an oak tree, which has been stained with special pigments so each cell is distinguishable from the others. The picture has been taken through a microscope.
Accession Loan No.
263/1903/4411
Collection Class
Plants
Common Name
oak root section
Simple Name
plant: microscope slide preparation
Full Name
Quercus sp.: FAGACEAE: oak: root: transverse section
Dimensions
glass slide length 3 in; glass slide W 1 in; glass slide TH 1/16 in
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Family Group

Phylum
SPERMATOPHYTA: MAGNOLIOPHYTA
Family
FAGACEAE
Genus
Quercus

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