I went to a bryophyte workshop last week and I learned a lot. Most of what I learned was about basic microscopy! I can now do a sphagnum branch leaf cross section! I can also tell up from down sometimes.. but not enough to get out of doing leaf cross sections it seems.
|Sphagnum fuscum branch leaf cross section|
|Sphagnum girgensohnii stem leaf|
|Sphagnum fuscum stem leaf|