Cell Shapes and arrangement of layers are the basis of classifying epithelial tissues.
stratified squamous epithelium: consists of squamous (flattened) epithelial cells arranged in layers upon a basal membrane; ex: skin; simple epithelium would only be one cell thick
Esophagus-Nonkeratinizing stratified squamous epithelium
stratified squamous epithelium tissue...
Stratified Squamous Epithelium Non-Keratinized (esophagus), 1st 1/3 skeletal muscle, last 1/3 smooth muscle
Stratified squamous keratinizing epithelium.
Simple or Stratified Squamous/Cuboidal/Columnar and psuedostratified ciliated columnar and transitional epithelium.
Tissue: four types. A duck's heart is made up of muscle tissue, nervous tissue, and blood, which is a type of connective tissue.
Histology Slide showing Stratified Squamous Epithelium - professionally prepared using histology stains.
Stratified squamous epithelium (non-keratinized)