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" ... scattered through all climates, and existing under so many varieties of situation, the species are, as one would naturally suppose, exceedingly numerous, and present a greater variety in form and size than is observable in any other tribe of plants... "
The Botanical Text-book: For Colleges, Schools, and Private Students - Page 287
by Asa Gray - 1845 - 509 pages
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A manual of the British algæ

William Henry Harvey - Science - 1841
...than is observable in any other tribe of plants whose structure is so similar. Some are so exceedingly minute as to be wholly invisible, except in masses,...powers of our microscopes to ascertain their form or structure. Others, growing in the depths of the great Pacific Ocean, have stems which exceed in...
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The London Journal of Botany: Containing Figures and Descriptions ..., Volume 1

Sir William Jackson Hooker - Botany - 1842
...than is observable in any other tribe of plants whose structure is so similar. Some are so exceedingly minute as to be wholly invisible, except in masses,...powers of our microscopes to ascertain their form or structure. Others, growing in the depths of the Pacific Ocean, have stems which exceed in length,...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 14; Volume 78

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Thomas Price, Josiah Conder, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - 1843
...than is observable in any other tribe of plants whose structure is so similar. Some are so exceedingly minute as to be wholly invisible, except in masses,...microscopes to ascertain their form and structure. Others, growing in the depths of the great Pacific Ocean, have stems which exceed in length (though...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1843
...than is observable in any other tribe of plants whose structure is so similar. Some are so exceedingly minute as to be wholly invisible, except in masses,...microscopes to ascertain their form and structure. Others, growing in the depths of the great Pacific Ocean, have stems which exceed in length (though...
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Wonders of the sea-shore

Wonders - 1847
...chemical solutions, if long kept, produce Algse. Some are so exceedingly minute as to be wholly invisible to the naked eye, and require the highest powers of...microscopes to ascertain their form and structure. Others, growing in the depths of the great Pacific Ocean, have stems which exceed in length the tallest...
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The Microscope

Jabez Hogg - Microscopes - 1858 - 607 pages
...to great changes of light or temperature. Dr. Harvey 1 writes of algce : " Some are so exceedingly minute as to be wholly invisible, except in masses,...the naked eye. and require the highest powers of our microscope to ascertain their form or structure. " Others, growing in the depths of the great Pacific...
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The microscope; its history, construction, and application

Jabez Hogg - 1861 - 536 pages
...subjected to great changes of light or temperature. Dr. Harvey 1 writes of algce: " Some are so exceedingly minute as to be wholly invisible, except in masses,...the naked eye, and require the highest powers of our microscope to ascertain their form or structure. " Others, growing in the depths of the great Pacific...
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Introduction to Structural and Systematic Botany, and Vegetable Physiology ...

Asa Gray - Botany - 1862 - 555 pages
...(although not in diameter) the trunks of the tallest forest-trees, while others have leaves (fronds) which rival in expansion those of the Palm." "Others again...and fronds ; others show simple or branching solid steins only ; and others flat foliaceous expansions alone (Fig. 95), either green, olive, or rose-red...
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