Mango Leaf Stomata
Location: Outside U.S.
Date: Spring 2013
I was wondering: do mango leaves have sunken stomata in grooves? About how many stomata per leaf area?
The stomata of mango leaves are on their lower surface:
ca. 400-700 per square mm:
Anthony R. Brach, PhD
Thanks for the question. I do not know the answer, but I do think it would be a good investigation if one has access to either a high power light microscope or an electron microscope.
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