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Palisade Mesophyll

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Palisade Mesophyll

Postby Shanique » Wed Nov 16, 2011 8:30 am

Why is palisade mesophyll unusual?
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Postby daniel.kurz » Wed Nov 16, 2011 11:39 pm

They are only found beneath the outer surface of the photosynthetic leaf. They are the photosynthetic cells in the leaf, and it doesn't make sense to have them anywhere else.
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Postby JackBean » Fri Nov 25, 2011 3:57 pm

it's present probably in leaves of all higher plants. Is it really unusual?
http://www.biolib.cz/en/main/

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