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The epidermal cells protect the tissues of leaves and found at the both the surfaces.


  1. The waxy cuticle layer on the epidermal cells protect the mesophylls of the leaves from extreme hot and cold conditions. The stomata are the pores on the epidermal cells, which regulate the exchange of the gases.
  2. The epidermal layer is found on both the surfaces of the leaves. Stomata are confined on the upper surface in the dorsiventral leaves. Thank you