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Proceedings: Plant Sciences

, Volume 96, Issue 6, pp 471–474 | Cite as

Chlorophyll content in different plant species of Nagamalai hills and its significance on biomass production

  • Kailash Paliwal
  • T K Sivaraj
  • K Natarajan
  • M Peter Marian
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Abstract

Total chlorophyll content in leaves of 16 species in a foot hill of western ghats rich in herbaceous and shrub vegetation were determined. A correlation (r=0·7134) was made between the chlorophyll content and dry matter production.

Keywords

Chlorophyll content Nagamalai hills biomass 

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© Indian Academy of Sciences 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kailash Paliwal
    • 1
  • T K Sivaraj
    • 1
  • K Natarajan
    • 1
  • M Peter Marian
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Biological SciencesMadurai Kamaraj UniversityMaduraiIndia

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