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Louise Foucar's 1899 Histology

mages from Louise Foucar's Histology. Page numbers refer to the page the sketch appears in Louise Foucar's Histology. Click any image to retrieve a larger version. Articles from Wikipedia are provided, when available, for more information.

Sketch page 44: Canna is a genus of nineteen species of flowering plantssometimes known as "Indian Shot"
Sketch page 44: Canna is a genus of nineteen species of flowering plantssometimes known as "Indian Shot" [Wikipedia article]

Sketch page 44: ptelea angustifolia is the narrowleaf hoptree
Sketch page 44: Ptelea angustifolia is the narrowleaf hoptree [Wikipedia article]

Sketch page 46: peach (Prunus persica) is a species of Prunus native to China that bears an edible juicy fruit also called a peach
Sketch page 46: Peach (Prunus persica) is a species of Prunus native to China that bears an edible juicy fruit also called a peach [Wikipedia article]

Sketch page 46: schizophyta oscillaria: oscillaria are "a genus of dark green, or purplish black, filamentous, fresh water algae, the threads of which have an automatic swaying or crawling motion."
Sketch page 46: Schizophyta oscillaria: oscillaria are "a genus of dark green, or purplish black, filamentous, fresh water algae, the threads of which have an automatic swaying or crawling motion." Centre for Cancer Education, University of Newcastle upon Tyne. URL [http://cancerweb.ncl.ac.uk/cgi-bin/omd?oscillaria]

Sketch page 46: diatomeae are a major group of eukaryotic algae, and are one of the most common types of phytoplankton
Sketch page 46: Diatomeae are a major group of eukaryotic algae, and are one of the most common types of phytoplankton [Wikipedia article]

Zea Mays is a cereal grain that was domesticated in Mesoamerica and then spread throughout the American continents.
Sketch page 48: Zea Mays is a cereal grain that was domesticated in Mesoamerica and then spread throughout the American continents. [Wikipedia article]

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