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Report for Prosopis pallida (Willd.) Kunth

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Family Fabaceae
Genus Prosopis
Species pallida
Author (Willd.) Kunth
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • xerophyte
Life form
  • TreeAljasmi, M; El-Keblawy, A; Mosa, KA (2021) Abiotic factors controlling germination of the multipurpose invasive Prosopis pallida: towards afforestation of salt-affected lands in the subtropical arid Arabian desert
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
SW Felker, P., P. R. Clark, A. E. Lagg and P. F. Pratt (1981) Salinity tolerance of the tree legumes: Mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana, P. velutina and P. articulata), Algarrobo (P. chilensis), Kaiwe (P. pallida) and Tamarugo (P. tamarugo) grown in sand cultures on nitrogen free mediaVelarde, M; Felker, P; Degano, C (2003) Evaluation of Argentine and Peruvian Prosopis germplasm for growth at seawater salinities
Germination YesAljasmi, M; El-Keblawy, A; Mosa, KA (2021) Abiotic factors controlling germination of the multipurpose invasive Prosopis pallida: towards afforestation of salt-affected lands in the subtropical arid Arabian desertLynes, B. C. and S. D. Campbell (2000) Germination and viability of mesquite (Prosopis pallida) seed following ingestion and excretion by feral pigs (Sus scrofa)
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C3Hussain, MI; El-Keblawy, A; Tsombou, FM (2019) Leaf Age, Canopy Position, and Habitat Affect the Carbon Isotope Discrimination and Water-Use Efficiency in Three C-3 Leguminous Prosopis Species from a Hyper-Arid Climate
Molecular data
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesJones, R. K., W. H. H. Sun, C. S. Tang and F. M. Robert (2004) Phytoremediation of petroleum hydrocarbons in tropical coastal soils - II. Microbial response to plant roots and contaminant
Bioremediation YesJones, R. K., W. H. H. Sun, C. S. Tang and F. M. Robert (2004) Phytoremediation of petroleum hydrocarbons in tropical coastal soils - II. Microbial response to plant roots and contaminantSun, W. H. H., J. B. Lo, F. M. Robert, C. Ray and C. S. Tang (2004) Phytoremediation of petroleum hydrocarbons in tropical coastal soils - I. Selection of promising woody plants
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
  • B Coastal habitatsFelker, P., P. R. Clark, A. E. Lagg and P. F. Pratt (1981) Salinity tolerance of the tree legumes: Mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana, P. velutina and P. articulata), Algarrobo (P. chilensis), Kaiwe (P. pallida) and Tamarugo (P. tamarugo) grown in sand cultures on nitrogen free media
Economic use
  • 2100.0 FuelFelker, P., P. R. Clark, A. E. Lagg and P. F. Pratt (1981) Salinity tolerance of the tree legumes: Mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana, P. velutina and P. articulata), Algarrobo (P. chilensis), Kaiwe (P. pallida) and Tamarugo (P. tamarugo) grown in sand cultures on nitrogen free media
  • 3300.0 FodderESBENSHADE H W (1980) KIAWE PROSOPIS-PALLIDA A TREE CROP IN HAWAII USAFelker, P., P. R. Clark, A. E. Lagg and P. F. Pratt (1981) Salinity tolerance of the tree legumes: Mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana, P. velutina and P. articulata), Algarrobo (P. chilensis), Kaiwe (P. pallida) and Tamarugo (P. tamarugo) grown in sand cultures on nitrogen free media
  • 2000.0 TIMBERESBENSHADE H W (1980) KIAWE PROSOPIS-PALLIDA A TREE CROP IN HAWAII USA
Previously was:
  • 2100.0 FuelFelker, P., P. R. Clark, A. E. Lagg and P. F. Pratt (1981) Salinity tolerance of the tree legumes: Mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana, P. velutina and P. articulata), Algarrobo (P. chilensis), Kaiwe (P. pallida) and Tamarugo (P. tamarugo) grown in sand cultures on nitrogen free media
  • 3300.0 FodderESBENSHADE H W (1980) KIAWE PROSOPIS-PALLIDA A TREE CROP IN HAWAII USAFelker, P., P. R. Clark, A. E. Lagg and P. F. Pratt (1981) Salinity tolerance of the tree legumes: Mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana, P. velutina and P. articulata), Algarrobo (P. chilensis), Kaiwe (P. pallida) and Tamarugo (P. tamarugo) grown in sand cultures on nitrogen free media
  • 4850.0 Salt-tolerant ornamental
  • 2000.0 TIMBERESBENSHADE H W (1980) KIAWE PROSOPIS-PALLIDA A TREE CROP IN HAWAII USA
  • Distribution
    Distribution (text)
    • South America Velarde, M; Felker, P; Degano, C (2003) Evaluation of Argentine and Peruvian Prosopis germplasm for growth at seawater salinities
    • Australia [introduced]
    • India
    • United Arab Emirates. Aljasmi, M; El-Keblawy, A; Mosa, KA (2021) Abiotic factors controlling germination of the multipurpose invasive Prosopis pallida: towards afforestation of salt-affected lands in the subtropical arid Arabian desertHussain, MI; El-Keblawy, A; Tsombou, FM (2019) Leaf Age, Canopy Position, and Habitat Affect the Carbon Isotope Discrimination and Water-Use Efficiency in Three C-3 Leguminous Prosopis Species from a Hyper-Arid Climate
    • PeruKaur, R; Gonzales, WL; Llambi, LD; Soriano, PJ; Callaway, RM; Rout, ME; Gallaher, TJ; Inderjit (2012) Community Impacts of Prosopis juliflora Invasion: Biogeographic and Congeneric Comparisons
    • HawaiiEsbenshade, H. W. (1980) Kiawe (Prosopis pallida) a tree crop in HawaiiFelker, P., P. R. Clark, A. E. Lagg and P. F. Pratt (1981) Salinity tolerance of the tree legumes: Mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana, P. velutina and P. articulata), Algarrobo (P. chilensis), Kaiwe (P. pallida) and Tamarugo (P. tamarugo) grown in sand cultures on nitrogen free media
    Miscellaneous notes
    References

    Last Records approved
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    Dec 5th 2021, 7:42 pm

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