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Feature Details for Wood
Database:Hardwood (NCSU/Oxford/PRL/CTFT)
Latin Name:MAG Liriodendron tulipifera
Common Name:Yellow Poplar

Features Present:
  1. Multiple Perf. Plates
  2. Pits Opposite or Scalariform
  3. Tyloses Abundant
  4. More than 40/sq.mm
  5. Mean T.D. < 100 um
  6. Pits Distinctly Bordered
  7. Commonly 4-10-Seriate - (Variable)
  8. Pits to Vessels Large
  9. Predom. Apotracheal
  10. Marginal/Zonate
  11. Distinct Colour - (Variable)
  12. Density (A.D.) < 0.4
  13. Yellow / Orange / Green
  14. Princes Risborough
  15. Europe, Asia
  16. North America
  17. Growth Rings Present
  18. Straw / Light Brown
  19. Dark Brown