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Anatomical Variability

Abstract

All anatomical atlases of wood clearly demonstrate genetic differences between taxa, however, also the degree of variability within families differs greatly. Some families are very heterogeneous (8.1-8.4), others are homogeneous (8.8-8.10). Here, we demonstrate this fact using simple wood anatomical features of herbaceous plant shoots from the Ranunculaceae, tree stems from the Oleaceae, and shrub stems from the Labiatae.

Keywords

Vascular Bundle Radial Growth Dwarf Shrub Parenchymatous Tissue Annual Shoot 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008

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