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Feature Details for Wood
Database:Hardwood (NCSU/Oxford/PRL/CTFT)
Latin Name:HOU Houmiri balsamifera+k
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Features Present:
  1. Exclusively Solitary
  2. Multiple Perf. Plates
  3. Plates with > 20 Bars - (Variable)
  4. Deposits or Gum
  5. Fewer than 20/sq.mm
  6. Thick Walled Fibers
  7. Pits Distinctly Bordered
  8. Commonly > 1mm High
  9. Marginal Rows >= 4
  10. Marginal Rows >= 10
  11. Commonly > 12/mm
  12. Predom. Apotracheal
  13. Diffuse
  14. Vasicentric - (Variable)
  15. Crystals in Ordinary Cells - (Variable)
  16. Tropical South America, Central America, West Indies