Term Information

Accession
PO:0005645
Name
leaf mesophyll
Ontology
plant_anatomy
Synonyms
mesófilo de la hoja (Spanish, exact), 葉ãŪ葉肉 (Japanese, exact) (exact), foliage leaf mesophyll (related), leaf parenchyma (related)
Alternate IDs
None
Definition
The chloroplast-containing, photosynthetic parenchymatous tissue situated between the two epidermal layers of the foliage leaf. Source: ISBN:0080374913, Gramene:Pankaj_Jaiswal
Comment
If you are annotating to this term, please add an additional annotation to vascular leaf (PO:0009025) or non-vascular leaf (PO:0025075), depending on the species. All annotations for angiosperms, gymnosperms, and pteridophytes should go to vascular leaf and all annotations for bryophytes should go to non-vascular leaf.
Subset
TraitNet
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Parents of leaf mesophyll (PO:0005645)
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leaf mesophyll [BFO:0000050 relation] BFO:0000050  leaf (PO:0025034)
leaf mesophyll [is_a relation] is_a  mesophyll (PO:0006070)
Children of leaf mesophyll (PO:0005645)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
leaf mesophyll intercellular space (PO:0025380) [BFO:0000050 relation] BFO:0000050  leaf mesophyll
spongy mesophyll (PO:0005647) [BFO:0000050 relation] BFO:0000050  leaf mesophyll
palisade mesophyll (PO:0005648) [BFO:0000050 relation] BFO:0000050  leaf mesophyll
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