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Pinks Leaf Hair Under the Microscope

Pinks (Dianthus sp.) Leaf Hair

Transmitted Crossed Circular Polarized Light


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Uphof, J.C. Th., Karl Hummel, and Karin Staesche, PLANT HAIRS, Gebruder Borntraeger, Berlin, 1962.