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Report for Zygophyllum simplex L.

updated: Jul 8th 2021, 2:21 pm see all updates
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Family Zygophyllaceae
Genus Zygophyllum
Species simplex
Author L.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • xerohalophyte
Life form
  • Annual
Ecotypes Yes
Max. salinity
16300 mg/LBATANOUNY, KH; EZZAT, NH (1971) ECO-PHYSIOLOGICAL STUDIES ON DESERT PLANTS .1. AUTECOLOGY OF EGYPTIAN ZYGOPHYLLUM SPECIES
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Germination YesKhan, M. A. and I. A. Ungar (1997) Germination responses of the subtropical annual halophyte Zygophyllum simplexKhan, M. A. and I. A. Ungar (1997) Alleviation of seed dormancy in the desert forb Zygophyllum simplex L. from PakistanKhan, MA; Ungar, IA (1997) Effects of thermoperiod on recovery of seed germination of halophytes from saline conditions
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C3?
Molecular data
  • TranscriptomicsBaeshen, MN; Ahmed, F; Moussa, TAA; Abulfaraj, AA; Jalal, RS; Noor, SO; Baeshen, NA; Huelsenbeck, JP (2021) A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF DE NOVO TRANSCRIPTOME ADAPTATION OF DESERT PLANTS IN SAUDI ARABIA
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Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesEida, A. A., S. Bougouffa, I. Alam, H. Hirt and M. M. Saad () Complete Genome Sequence of Paenibacillus sp. JZ16, a Plant Growth Promoting Root Endophytic Bacterium of the Desert Halophyte Zygophyllum SimplexSingariya, PremlataNawal, MukeshSundaramoorthy, S. (2004) Fungal biomass and phosphatase activity in rhizosphere soil of some inland saline plants of Pachpadra, Rajasthan
Previously was: unknown
Bioremediation YesShaaban, MM; El-Fouly, MM (2002) Nutrient contents and salt removal potential of some wild plants grown in salt affected soils
Previously was: unknown
antioxidants
  • AntioxidantsSharma, V. and K. G. Ramawat (2014) Salt stress enhanced antioxidant response in callus of three halophytes (Salsola baryosma, Trianthema triquetra, Zygophyllum simplex) of Thar Desert
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Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
  • ProlineSen, David N.; Mohammed, Sher (1992) Proline accumulation in some halophytes in the Indian Desert
  • Soluble carbohydratesKamel, M. (2008) Osmotic adjustment in three succulent species of Zygophyllaceae
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Habitat
  • H5 Deserts
  • H5.4 Dry substrates with very sparse or no vegetationRAJPUROHIT K SSEN D N (1979) SEASONAL VARIATION IN CHLORIDE ION PERCENTAGE IN PLANTS AND SOILS OF PACHPADRA SALT BASIN IN INDIAN DESERT
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Economic use
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • Sudanian region - east
  • QatarAbulfatih, H. A., E. M. Abdel Bari, A. Alsubaey and Y. M. Ibrahim (2002) Halophytes and soil salinity in Qatar
  • Saudi ArabiaEl-Demerdash, M. A. (1996) Vegetation-environment relationships along the Red Sea Coastal Desert, Saudi Arabia
  • Al-Samaliah Island, UAEZahran, M. A. and F. M. Al-Ansari (1999) The ecology of Al-Samaliah Island, UAE
  • EgyptBATANOUNY, KH; EZZAT, NH (1971) ECO-PHYSIOLOGICAL STUDIES ON DESERT PLANTS .1. AUTECOLOGY OF EGYPTIAN ZYGOPHYLLUM SPECIES
  • PakistanKabir, M., M. Z. Iqbal, Z. R. Farooqi and M. Shafiq (2010) VEGETATION PATTERN AND SOIL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE POLLUTED INDUSTRIAL AREA OF KARACHI
Previously was:
  • Sudanian region - east
  • Miscellaneous notes Many papers on germination
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    References

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    Nov 24th 2021, 9:10 am

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    Approved by T J Flowers
    Nov 22nd 2021, 9:19 am
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