The epidermis would not be adequate protection

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Unformatted text preview: sues are being generated….the epidermis would not be adequate protection. Another dermal tissue system is generated called the Periderm B. Cork Cambium (=phellogen) à༎ produces cork (=phellem) and phelloderm PERIDERM = cork cambium (=phellogen) + cork (=phellem) +phelloderm Note: periderm is considered a tissue type (strange, but that is the convention) - Outer layer of pericycle becomes meristematic and cells divide periclinally to give rise to the cork cambium (the second type of lateral meristem) - Cork cambium cells undergo mitosis (periclinal divisions) to produce cork cells to out...
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