, Volume 39, Issue 3, pp 339–352 | Cite as

Crassulacean Acid Metabolism 1975–2000, a Check List

  • O.H. Sayed


A list of plant species documented over the past 25 years to exhibit Crassulacean Acid Metabolism (CAM) is presented. The list compiles all available information on these species including their growth habits, succulent parts, carbon isotope discrimination values, CAM types, CAM inducers, and CAM modifications.

angiosperms CAM inducers CAM modifications CAM types carbon discrimination ferns gymnospersm habitat phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase 


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  1. 1.Department of Botany, Faculty of ScienceUniversity of MiniaMiniaEgypt

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