Title: A study of featherprints by scanning electron-microscopy
Authors: Perremans, K ×
Debont, A
Ollevier, Frans #
Issue Date: Jun-1992
Publisher: Societe royale zoologique de belgique
Series Title: Belgian journal of zoology vol:122 issue:1 pages:113-121
Abstract: The surface of the rachis, rami and rachidial barbules of feathers of 109 species, belonging to 56 families and 17 orders, is investigated by means of the scanning electron microscope. Photographic illustrations, dealing with 18 species, demonstrating the wide diversity of featherprints, including micropapillae, fibrillary striations, pits and cell boundaries are presented.
ISSN: 0777-6276
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Ecology, Evolution and Biodiversity Conservation Section
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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