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Virtual Paleobotany Lab


Virtual Paleobotany Lab

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The Virtual Paleobotany Lab contains the background material and instructions for 12 lab exercises from a UC Berkeley course on paleobotany. The online pages have links to black and white drawings and color photographs of the plants being described; there is a detailed glossary, and each lab ends with several questions for a student to think about.
Material Type: Presentation
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: August 05, 2008
Date Modified in MERLOT: March 23, 2010
Submitter: Jeff Bell
Keywords: phenetics, euphyllophytes, botany, synapomorphies, plants, stele, pollination, autochthonous, algae, lycopsid, gymnosperms, fern, rhynie, xylem, pollen, lycophytes, Parenchyma, Ginkgoes, vascular land plants, phylogeny, systematics, anthophyte, Collenchyma, seed plants, phloem, sclerenchyma, angiosperms, evolution, progymnosperms, Conifers, glossopterids, cycads, allochthonous, plant structure, Cordaites, paleobotany, permineralisation, fossils, sphenopsids, phylogenetics, cladistics


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Primary Audience: College Upper Division, Graduate School
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Language: English
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