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Feature Details for Wood
Database:Hardwood (NCSU/Oxford/PRL/CTFT)
Latin Name:OCT Octoknema borealis
Common Name:

Features Present:
  1. Radial Groups of 4 - (Variable)
  2. Radial or Oblique
  3. Multiple Perf. Plates
  4. Pits Opposite or Scalariform - (Variable)
  5. More than 40/sq.mm - (Variable)
  6. Mean T.D. < 100 um
  7. Septate Fibers
  8. Thick Walled Fibers - (Variable)
  9. Commonly > 1mm High
  10. Marginal Rows >= 4
  11. Marginal Rows >= 10
  12. Commonly > 12/mm
  13. Pits to Vessels Large
  14. Parenchyma Absent-Very Rare
  15. Crystals - Chambered Cells
  16. Tropical Africa & Masc.Is.