ERIC Number: EJ372597
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Carbon Assimilation Pathways, Water Relationships and Plant Ecology.
Etherington, John R.
School Science Review, v69 n248 p493-501 Mar 1988
Discusses between-species variation in adaptation of the photosynthetic mechanism to cope with wide fluctuations of environmental water regime. Describes models for water conservation in plants and the role of photorespiration in the evolution of the different pathways. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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