Table II.

Effect of leaf temperature on abundances of 3-PGA and RuBP in maize

Leaf Temperature3-PGARuBP
°C μmol m−2
28427 ± 1451 ± 5
37228 ± 1660 ± 12
28440 ± 4456 ± 6
4282 ± 896 ± 20

Portions of each leaf were sampled after treatment first at 28°C and again after leaf temperature was rapidly increased to the higher temperature. Values represent the mean ± se of four replicates for each treatment.