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Leaf Diversity Discovery Important For Global Climate Change Studies

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A new study of leaves from 280 diverse plant species from all over North America shows striking similarities in structure and function, despite different evolutionary origins.

DIVERSITY "LEAVES" OFF WHERE SIMILARITY BEGINS


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