Photosynthetic rate under midday spring irradiance

Value 179 mg CO2/gram/hour
Organism Plant Camissonia claviformis
Reference Mooney HA, Ehleringer J, Berry JA. High photosynthetic capacity of a winter annual in death valley. Science. 1976 Oct 15 194(4262):322-4. p.322 right column top paragraphPubMed ID17738049
Method Based on the dry weight of leaves
Comments Based on the dry weight of leaves the rate for Camissonia under these light conditions was 179 mg of CO2 per gram per hour.
Entered by Uri M
ID 107707