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Photographic gallery.  Thousands of particles under the microscope.

Calcium Oxalate Phytolith from Shrub Live Oak (Quercus turbinella)

KINGDOM: Plantae UNRANKED: Angiosperms UNRANKED: Eudicots UNRANKED: Rosids ORDER: Fagales FAMILY: Fagaceae GENUS: Quercus SPECIES: turbinella

Leaves

Ashed Shrub Live Oak Leaves Ashed Shrub Live Oak Leaves Ashed Shrub Live Oak Leaves

Bark

Ashed Shrub Live Oak Bark Ashed Shrub Live Oak Bark

Acorn Cap

Ashed Shrub Live Oak Acorn Cap Ashed Shrub Live Oak Acorn Cap