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Nabeel Muhammed from BIRLA PUBLIC SCHOOL, asked a question
Subject: Science , asked on 28/7/13

name the plastid which stores starchs,ois and protein granules


Dr Saman Ahmad , Meritnation Expert added an answer, on 30/7/13

Leucoplasts  are colourless plastids present in the plant cell. The leucoplasts store starch and other storage products.  Following are the examples of leucoplasts:

  • Amyloplasts  store carbohydrates (starch).
  • Elaioplasts  store oils and fats.
  • Aleuroplasts  store proteins.

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Abhiram From Sree Valluvanad Vidya Bhavan, added an answer, on 28/7/13
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