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Table 3 Variation in chlorophyll, leaf traits, Lhca 5, ELIP I, ELIP II, non-photochemical quenching (NPQ) and state transition parameters

From: Arabidopsisplants grown in the field and climate chambers significantly differ in leaf morphology and photosystem components

Parameters HL (short day) HL(long day) Field
Leaf area (mm2) 531.28 ± 123.73 175.608 ± 40.40 61.75 ± 30.01
Leaf length (mm) 37.96 ± 5.05 20.76 ± 2.65 11.10 ± 3.04
Leaf width (mm) 18.39 ± 2.59 11.55 ± 1.24 7.0 ± 2.1
Leaf width: Leaf length ratio 0.48 ± 0.017 0.56 ± 0.03 0.63 ± 0.15
Chlorophyll content μg cm-2 28.23 ± 2.96 15.23 ± 0.57 18.76 ± 0.23
Chl a/b 2.96 ± 0.18 3.56 ± 0.18 3.70 ± 0.10
Lhca5 38.49 ± 2.20 33.93 ± 1.30 9.36 ± 0.65
ELIP I 0.0 ± 0.0 0.0 ± 0.0 63.14 ± 3.34
ELIPII 0.0 ± 0.0 0.0 ± 0.0 22.77 ± 2.45
Fv/Fm 0.84 ± 0.005 0.84 ± 0.007 0.81 ± 0.009
NPQ 2.15 ± 0.13 2.53 ± 0.29 3.10 ± 0.25
qE 1.97 ± 0.11 2.35 ± 0.12 2.92 ± 0.23
qS 0.73 ± 0.05 0.69 ± 0.02 0.72 ± 0.08
qT 0.049 ± 0.014 0.044 ± 0.004 0.058 ± 0.011
t1/2(s) 158.46 ± 1.30 166.05 ± 1.91 115.0 ± 4.35
  1. Plants grown in climate chambers under high light (600 μmol quanta m-2 s-1) short day (SD), long day (LD) and under field conditions. Data presented as means ± SD (n ≥ 3)