ANATOMICAL FEATURES
OF CORALLINE ALGAE:
RECENT AND FOSSIL COMPARED.

by Michael Rasser

PART 3: BROWSE THROUGH THE IMAGES OF "OVERVIEW" AND "DETAILS"

If you are familiar with coralline algal anatomy, you may just want to see how the fetures look like in both fossil and Recent material. In this case you may browse through the images which can also be reached via the links above:

Illustrations:

Thallus organisation and basal filaments
Peripheral and postigenous filaments
Reproductive organs

Photos:

Cell filaments
Cell fusions
Coaxial monomerous thalli
Dimerous thalli
Epithallial cells
Meristematic cells
Monomerous thalli
Non-coaxial monomerous thalli
Palisade cells
Primary pit connections
Secondary pit connections
Trichocytes

 

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