Photosynthetic and morphological photoacclimation of the seagrass Cymodocea nodosa to season, depth and leaf position

@article{Oliv2013PhotosyntheticAM,
  title={Photosynthetic and morphological photoacclimation of the seagrass Cymodocea nodosa to season, depth and leaf position},
  author={Irene Oliv{\'e} and Juan J Vergara and Jos{\'e} Lucas P{\'e}rez-Llor{\'e}ns},
  journal={Marine Biology},
  year={2013},
  volume={160},
  pages={285-297}
}
The photoacclimation capacity of the seagrass Cymodocea nodosa was evaluated considering temporal (i.e. seasonal) and spatial (i.e. depth and within-leaf position) factors of variation. Changes along the leaf were measured in a population growing along a depth gradient (from intertidal to subtidal) in Cadiz Bay (Southern Spain) from 2004 to 2005. Photoacclimation was evaluated by photosynthesis (P–E curves), pigment content and leaf morphology. Plants of Cymodocea nodosa showed large… Expand
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