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Report for Prosopis tamarugo Phil.

updated: Apr 9th 2021, 4:22 pm see all updates
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Family Fabaceae
Genus Prosopis
Species tamarugo
Author Phil.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • phreatophyte
Life form
  • Tree
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
616 mMFelker, P., P. R. Clark, A. E. Laag and P. F. Pratt (1981) Salinity Tolerance of the Tree Legumes - Mesquite (Prosopis-Glandulosa Var Torreyana, Prosopis-Velutina and Prosopis-Articulata) Algarrobo (Prosopis-Chilensis), Kiawe (Prosopis-Pallida) and Tamarugo (Prosopis-Tamarugo) Grown in Sand Culture on Nitrogen-Free MediaLeon, MF; Silva, SI; Sandoval, A; Aracena, I; Quinones, F; Leon-Lobos, P (2017) Management saline soil using sand affects growth of roots and increases seedling survival Prosopis tamarugo Phil. (Fabaceae)RHODES, D; FELKER, P (1988) MASS-SCREENING OF PROSOPIS (MESQUITE) SEEDLINGS FOR GROWTH AT SEAWATER SALINITY CONCENTRATIONSVALENTI, GS; FERRO, M; FERRARO, D; RIVEROS, F (1991) ANATOMICAL CHANGES IN PROSOPIS-TAMARUGO PHIL SEEDLINGS GROWING AT DIFFERENT LEVELS OF NACL SALINITY
Germination YesD'Aubeterre, R; Principal, J; Garcia, J (2002) Effect of different scarification methods on the germination of three species of the Prosopis genera
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C3?Garrido, M; Bown, H; Ayamante, J; Orell, M; Sanchez, A; Acevedo, E (2020) The adjustment of Prosopis tamarugo hydraulic architecture traits has a homeostatic effect over its performance under descent of phreatic level in the Atacama DesertLehner, G., Delatorre, J., Lütz, C., & Cardemil, L. (2001) Field studies on the photosynthesis of two desert Chilean plants: Prosopis chilensis and Prosopis tamarugoTime, A., & Acevedo, E. (2020) Effects of Water Deficits on Prosopis tamarugo Growth, Water Status and Stomata Functioning
Molecular data
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status unknown
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
Economic use
  • 2100.0 Fuel
  • 3300.0 Fodder
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • Reserva Nacional Pampa del Tamarugal, ChileLeon, MF; Silva, SI; Sandoval, A; Aracena, I; Quinones, F; Leon-Lobos, P (2017) Management saline soil using sand affects growth of roots and increases seedling survival Prosopis tamarugo Phil. (Fabaceae)
  • e Llamara Salt Flat, Atacama Desert, northern ChileCalderon, G; Garrido, M; Acevedo, E (2015) Prosopis tamarugo Phil.: a native tree from the Atacama Desert groundwater table depth thresholds for conservationGarrido, M; Bown, H; Ayamante, J; Orell, M; Sanchez, A; Acevedo, E (2020) The adjustment of Prosopis tamarugo hydraulic architecture traits has a homeostatic effect over its performance under descent of phreatic level in the Atacama Desert
Miscellaneous notes Anatomical studiesVALENTI, GS; FERRO, M; FERRARO, D; RIVEROS, F (1991) ANATOMICAL CHANGES IN PROSOPIS-TAMARUGO PHIL SEEDLINGS GROWING AT DIFFERENT LEVELS OF NACL SALINITY
References

Last Records approved
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May 11th 2021, 6:42 am

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May 11th 2021, 5:58 am
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May 10th 2021, 6:36 am

Approved by T J Flowers
May 10th 2021, 6:36 am
Submitted by T J Flowers
May 10th 2021, 5:54 am

Approved by T J Flowers
May 10th 2021, 5:54 am
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