Plant anatomy

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Plant anatomy or phytotomy is the general term for the study of the internal structure of plants.wikipedia
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Plant morphology

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Originally it included plant morphology, the description of the physical form and external structure of plants, but since the mid-20th century plant anatomy has been considered a separate field referring only to internal plant structure.
This is usually considered distinct from plant anatomy, which is the study of the internal structure of plants, especially at the microscopic level.

Anatomy

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Plant anatomy or phytotomy is the general term for the study of the internal structure of plants.
The structure and tissues of plants are of a dissimilar nature and they are studied in plant anatomy.

Tissue (biology)

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Plant anatomy is now frequently investigated at the cellular level, and often involves the sectioning of tissues and microscopy.
For plants, the discipline is called plant anatomy.

Fruit anatomy

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Fruit anatomy is the plant anatomy of the internal structure of fruit.

Historia Plantarum (Theophrastus)

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About 300 BC Theophrastus wrote a number of plant treatises, only two of which survive, Enquiry into Plants, and On the Causes of Plants .
Theophrastus tours plant anatomy, including leaves (phylla), flowers, catkins, fruits (karpoi), seeds, roots (rhizai), and wood.

Nehemiah Grew

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The other founder was the British doctor Nehemiah Grew.
Nehemiah Grew (26 September 1641 – 25 March 1712) was an English plant anatomist and physiologist, known as the "Father of Plant Anatomy".

Johann Jacob Paul Moldenhawer

Johann Moldenhawer
In 1812, Johann Jacob Paul Moldenhawer published Beyträge zur Anatomie der Pflanzen, describing microscopic studies of plant tissues.
Johann Jacob Paul Moldenhawer (11 February 1766 – 21 August 1827) was a German botanist who made a number of important discoveries in plant anatomy.

Agnes Arber

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The growth of comparative plant anatomy was spearheaded by British botanist Agnes Arber.
Agnes Robertson Arber FRS (23 February 1879 – 22 March 1960) was a British plant morphologist and anatomist, historian of botany and philosopher of biology.

Katherine Esau

Following World War II, Katherine Esau published, Plant Anatomy (1953), which became the definitive textbook on plant structure in North American universities and elsewhere, it was still in print as of 2006.
Katherine Esau (3 April 1898 – 4 June 1997) was a German-American botanist who received the National Medal of Science for her work on plant anatomy.

Franz Meyen

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In 1830, Franz Meyen published Phytotomie, the first comprehensive review of plant anatomy.
In 1830 he wrote Phytotomie, the first major study of plant anatomy.

Plant

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Plant anatomy or phytotomy is the general term for the study of the internal structure of plants.

Plant cell

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Plant anatomy is now frequently investigated at the cellular level, and often involves the sectioning of tissues and microscopy.

Microscopy

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Plant anatomy is now frequently investigated at the cellular level, and often involves the sectioning of tissues and microscopy.

Petal

Epidermis (botany)

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Palisade cell

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Bud

Meristem

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