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Epidermis (botany), in plants, the outermost layer of cells covering the leaves and young parts of a plant
Epidermis, in invertebrates, the outermost layers of skin of up to 30 layers of stratified squamous epithelium.
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Category: Disambiguation The epidermis is the outer multi-layered group of cells covering the leaf and young tissues of a plant. ... Epidermis is the outermost layer of the skin. ... Typical classes Petromyzontidae (lampreys) Placodermi - extinct Chondrichthyes (cartilaginous fish) Acanthodii - extinct Actinopterygii (ray-finned fish) Actinistia (coelacanths) Dipnoi (lungfish) Amphibia (amphibians) Reptilia (reptiles) Aves (birds) Mammalia (mammals) Vertebrata is a subphylum of chordates, specifically, those with backbones or spinal columns. ... The squamous epithelium is epithelium consisting of one or more cell layers, the most superficial of which is composed of flat, scalelike or platelike cells. ... Image File history File links Disambig_gray. ...
The epidermis is a keratinised stratified squamous epithelium.
is the deepest layer of the epidermis (closest to the dermis).
Variations in the thickness of the epidermis (~0.1 mm in thin skin, 1 mm or more in thick skin) are mainly the result of variations in the thickness of the stratum corneum, although the other layers also vary in thickness.
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