The fine structure of mature spermatozoids of Chara corallina, with special reference to microtubules and scales

@article{Moestrup1970TheFS,
  title={The fine structure of mature spermatozoids of Chara corallina, with special reference to microtubules and scales},
  author={Dr. \O. Moestrup},
  journal={Planta},
  year={1970},
  volume={93},
  pages={295-308}
}
New features recorded here for the first time include demonstration of the presence of a covering of tiny diamond shaped scales all over the body of the helical cell of the mature spermatozoids of Chara corallina Klein ex Willd. as well as a covering of slightly larger diamond shaped scales over the surfaces of the two flagella which has previously been seen by other authors in spermatozoids of both Chara and Nitella. The arrangement of microtubules in the anterior end of the spermatozoid, as a… CONTINUE READING