Anatomy Anatomy of the emanating elements in general Anatomy of cystidia Anatomy of cystidia (type 2)

anatomy emanating elements cystidia type2 surface habit

1 smooth
2 warty
3 with crystals
4 with incrustations
5 with ring-like thickenings
6 with a gelatinous envelope
7 with soil particles

Crystals have a different structure from walls; they have a deviating refraction behaviour, are most of the time rather regularly shaped, and lay on the wall; if crystals are dissolved by strong acids, wall structures can often be seen as small remnants of the crystals. This is indicative for their origin below the outer wall layers.

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