Chloroplasts

Chloroplasts - colored seeds and fruits Leucoplasts...

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Chloroplasts Green (contain chlorophyll ) sites of photosynthesis in thylakoid membranes, amino acid and fatty acid synthesis Chromoplasts Yellow, orange, red (contain carotenoid pigments); attract pollinators to flowers and dispersers to
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Unformatted text preview: colored seeds and fruits Leucoplasts Colorless site with no pigments; amyloplasts synthesize starch; others synthesize oils and probably proteins...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course BIO 1421 taught by Professor Farr during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.

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