Percentage of cell volume occupied by vacuole

Range 8 to 13 %
Organism Green algae Chlorella pyrenoidosa
Reference Atkinson AW Jr, Gunning BE, John PC, McCullough W. Dual mechanisms of ion absorption. Science. 1972 May 12 176(4035):694-5. p.695 left column top paragraphPubMed ID17778179
Comments "Researchers can add unpublished observations on C. pyrenoidosa strain 211-8p (Fig. 1) which show that vacuoles with tonoplasts typical of plant cells occupy 8 to 13 percent of the cell volume, depending on the stage of the cell cycle."
Entered by Uri M
ID 107825