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Feature Details for Wood
Database:Fibers
Latin Name:LAU Sassafras albidum
Common Name:Sassafras

Features Present:
  1. Perf. Plate Simple
  2. Perf. Plate Scalariform
  3. Vessel elem. length 350-800 um
  4. Vessels of 2 sizes
  5. Intervessel pits alternate
  6. Tyloses
  7. Fiber length < 1 mm - (Variable)
  8. Fiber length 1-1.5 mm
  9. Ray/Vessel pits simple-bordered