Links to databases :

Leaf area

Formal name:  leaf area
Abbreviation:  LA
Local identifier:  TOP25
Synonym Term:  area of a leaf
Related Term:  leaf size
Definition:  the area (PATO:area) of a leaf (PO:leaf) in the one sided projection
Formal Unit:  area unit

Comment:  "including petiole (PO:petiole), leaf rachis (PO:leaf rachis) and petiolule (PO:petiolule). The term ""leaf size"" is polysemic and, we suggest to not use it in this context"
Reference:  Eric Garnier, Jens Kattge, Stefan Klotz, Ingolf Kühn, Ulrike Stahl


------------------------------------------------