Table S1.

Systematic and leaf-specific data for the five species sampled

SpeciesGroupFamilyLeaf/Pinna size (cm2)Conduits in 1° vein
Adiantum capillus venerisFernPteridaceae0.2933
Pteris creticaFernPteridaceae9.9858
Goniophlebium formosanumFernPolypodiaceae0.4915
Eucalyptus globulusAngiosperm treeMyrtaceae47.55879
Quercus roburAngiosperm treeFagaceae28.20231
  • The sum of xylem conduits in the base of the midrib in each leaf or pinna is shown for xylem conduits >3 µm.