Canadian Forest Service Publications
A rapid method of sectioning dried coniferous needles for mycological studies. 1968. Farris, S.H. Canadian Journal of Botany 46(9): 1109-1110.
Issued by: Pacific Forestry Centre
Catalog ID: 27853
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A method is described whereby thin sections of dry herbarium coniferous needles may be cut on a cryostat microtome. Stained, temporary slides suitable for diagnostic and (or) photomicrography purposes may be made in hours. Permanent slides may also be made by this method.