Arthrocneumum fruticosum (L.) Moq.

Amaranthaceae


Morphology

shrub, 1m

Ecology

mediterranean, coast

Chorology

S.Europ/W.Asiatic

Xylem

Distinct rings, vessels solitary and in small groups, vessel diameter 40-80 mµ, simple perforations, intervascular pits round, fibers thin-to thick-walled, paratracheal parenchyma, rays missing, included phloem in distinct, small, round groups, conjunctive tissue lignified and thin-walled, arranged in wavy, more or less concentric bands, without crystals.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Slide missing

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

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© 2005 WSL - F. Schweingruber, W. Landolt, last update 18.11.2010