Caption: Raw (untreated) cotton fibers from the cotton plant (Gossypium sp.). The boll or seed pod of the cotton plant contains the white cotton fibers. Once the seed pod has opened the raw cotton fibers dry out and can be harvested and made into textile fabrics and other cotton containing products.
Magnification*: x260
Type: SEM
Copyright 2008 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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