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Synonyms for adaxial

nearest to or facing toward the axis of an organ or organism

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(2011) who reported higher stomatal density on the adaxial surface compared with the abaxial surface.
Abbreviations: ADE- adaxial epidermis, ABE- abaxial epidermis, PAR--chlorophyll parenchyma, BS--bundle sheath, FL--phloem, XL--Xylem, FB- fibers.
Passiflora santos-llatasii guarda especial afinidad con P pardifolia, especialmente en las hojas bilobadas que se parecen mucho por la forma del limbo, la variegacion y la presencia de ocelos amarillentos en la cara adaxial, pero tambien hay diferencias, informacion que se resume en la Tabla 1, principalmente vinculadas al tamano de las estructuras florales como la corona.
The number of adaxial (63) and abaxial (78.75) trichomes, together with the acylsugar content (35.29 nmols [cm.sup.-2] leaf area) was higher in S.
Pattern 6--central depression on the adaxial face and sharply projected abaxially in Gorceixia decurrens.
andrusi has A1, A2, B, C2, C3 trichome types adaxial and abaxial surface of the leaves.
Among them, the HD-ZIPIII REVOLUTA (REV) is expressed in the adaxial domain of lateral organs, whereas the GARP-family transcription factors KAN1-4 are involved in abaxial differentiation.
Insects prefer to eat the abaxial leaf surface with softer tissue, more protruded ribbing, slender cortex, and thinner epidermis as compared with the adaxial leaf surface.
1.5 mm long, located on the rachis, between the proximal pairs to leaflets; rachis 35-125 mm long; interfoliolar segments 4-8 mm long; leaflets discolorous, 18-20 pairs, chartaceous, adaxial surface glabrous, abaxial surface pilose, 10-19.5 X 4-8 mm, oblong to obovate, apex obtuse to truncate, mucronate, base oblique, venation penninervous.
Tipo 2g: Tricoma multicelular, base simple, uniseriado, conico hacia el apice, finalizando en una celula subulada, hacia la superficie adaxial sin ornamentacion y en la superficie abaxial en forma de papilas; cera en forma de costras o ausente (Fig.
The leaf epidermal peels were obtained from the adaxial and abaxial surfaces of fresh matured leaves.