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Soils at Imaggeo: Where mineral and biological worlds meet, by Laura Gargiulo

Thin section of a surface sandy soil under cross polarized light showing sand grains and cellular plant material. Imaggeo is the online open access geosciences image repository of the European Geosciences Union. Advertisements

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Soils at Imaggeo: ‘Lithic Rhodoxeralf’, by Jorge Mataix-Solera

This soil profile is a Lithic Rhodoxeralf (Soil taxonomy), Chromic Luvisol (World Reference Base for Soil Resources), commonly called Terra rossa. The picture was shot in Located in Alicante (SE Spain). Click the picture for more information, contact data and … Continue reading

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