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- Stinco, C.M., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Aquatic botany 2013 v.109 pp. 14-24
- energy; leaves; light intensity; lutein; meadows; photochemistry; photoinhibition; photosystem II; salinity; seagrasses
- ... In the present study, we investigated the capacity for non-radiative energy dissipation operated by the xanthophyll cycle pigments of the Mediterranean seagrasses Posidonia oceanica and Cymodocea nodosa, under normal and increased salinity conditions. After being chronically stressed by hypersalinity during several months in a mesocosm system, the efficiency of PSII photochemistry and non-photoche ...