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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Overview of representative leaf epidermal surface characteristics of Prunus africana

Prunus species Primary sculpture Crystals Trichomes

Outline Anticlinal wall Periclinal wall DR ST SS LS GT
Prunus africana AD iso und ft ++ +
AB iso cur/st, und ft ++

AD - adaxial surface; AB - abaxial surface; iso - isodiametric; st - straight; cur - curved; und - undulate; ft - flat; DR - druse-shaped crystal; ST - star-shaped crystal; SS - short simple trichomes; LS - long simple trichomes; GT - glandular trichomes. , absent; +, present; ++, dominant.

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