Nettle stinging trichomes, light micrograph

Nettle stinging trichomes, light micrograph

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Credit: MAREK MIS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Nettle stinging trichomes. Light micrograph of stinging trichomes on an Urtica nettle. Trichomes are specialised structures that can be glandular in nature, defend against predators, or help reduce water loss. This micrograph was obtained using bright field, epi illumination. Magnification: x40 when printed at 10 centimetres tall.

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Keywords: biological, biology, botanical, botany, brightfield, epi illumination, flora, light micrograph, light microscope, lm, nature, no-one, nobody, plant, sting, stinging nettle, trichome, trichomes, urtica

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