Microphyll (disambiguation)

Microphyll (disambiguation)

Microphyll can refer to:

  • A leaf that is not necessarily physically small, with a particular type of vascular structure
  • In ecology - a leaf that has a blade with surface area 225-2025 mm2. (Compare macrophyll, mesophyll, megaphyll, nanophyll, notophyll)
  • In ecology - a plant, or vegetation, that has microphyll leaves

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  • Megaphyll — can refer to: A leaf that is not necessarily physically large, with a particular type of vascular structure In ecology a leaf that has a blade with surface area >164025 mm2. (Compare macrophyll, mesophyll, microphyll, nanophyll, notophyll) In… …   Wikipedia

  • Mesophyll — can refer to: Mesophyll tissue, in plant anatomy, photosynthetic parenchyma cells that lie between the upper and lower epidermis layers of a leaf In ecology, the blade of a leaf or leaflet that has a surface area 4500–18225 mm2. Compare… …   Wikipedia

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