
Photosynthesisrelated traits
Data
Contents
 Nb: number of individuals included in
the measures.
 Vcmax (and SD for standard deviation) in µmolCO_{2}.m^{2}.s^{1}:
max carboxylation rate of RuBP by Rubisco.
 Jmax (and standard deviation) in µmol.m^{2}.s^{1}:
max photosynthetic electron flow.
 Rd (and standard deviation) in µmol.m^{2}.s^{1}:
respiration (production of CO_{2}, photorespiration excluded).
 LMA (and standard deviation) g. m^{2}: leaf
mass area.
 Thickness (and standard deviation) of leaves in µm.
 Density (and standard deviation) of leaves in g. µm^{1}.m^{2}.
 SPAD (and standard deviation):units relative to chlorophyll
content.
 Nleaf (and standard deviation) in mg.g^{1}:
massbased foliar nitrogen content.
 Na (and standard deviation) in mg.m^{2}: quantity
of nitrogen per leaf unit area.
 Carbon (and standard deviation) in mg.g^{1}:
massbased concentration foliar carbon content.
 Pcarboxylation (and standard deviation): nitrogen invested
in carboxylation.
 Pbioenergy (and standard deviation): nitrogen invested
in bioenergy.

Last update on
2/28/2011


