Scanning electron microscope image of sunflower lower leaf surface. Note the numerous stomata, which are pores used for gas exchange. A larger magnification view of a single stomata can be found in CIL 39343. This is part of an image series containing images CIL:39341-39343, and 39345.
Biological Process: Respiratory gaseous exchange
Instrument: FEI XL-30 FEG ESEM. Technical protocol available at http://remf.dartmouth.edu:8080/EM-Wiki/36
Author: Louisa Howard
Source: The Cell: An Image Library