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Report for Zygophyllum album L.f.

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Family Zygophyllaceae
Genus Zygophyllum
Species album
Author L.f.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • psammophile
Life form
  • Shrub
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
82.8 dS/mAli, A. K. S. and G. Dreyling (1994) STUDIES ON THE SALT TOLERANCE OF SOME HALOPHYTES IN THE SUDAN
Germination YesCoudret, A. (1971) GERMINATION AND RESPIRATORY QUOTIENT OF ZYGOPHYLLUM-ALBUM IN KEEPINGS WITH SALT CONCENTRATION
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C4? Migahid, Masarrat M. (2929) Photosynthetic compounds (C-14) and malate under shock salt stress impact of different plants in the western desert of Egypt
Molecular data
  • DNA markersHammad, I. and S. H. Qari (2010) Genetic diversity among Zygophyllum (Zygophyllaceae) populations based on RAPD analysis
  • Photosynthetic pigmentsElhaak, M. A., M. M. Migahid and K. Wegmann (1992) Response of photosynthetic pigments to drought and salt stress in some desert species
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesBaeshen, MN; Moussa, TAA; Ahmed, F; Abulfaraj, AA; Jalal, RS; Majeed, MA; Baeshen, NA; Huelsenbeck, JP (2020) DIVERSITY PROFILING OF ASSOCIATED BACTERIA FROM THE SOILS OF STRESS TOLERANT PLANTS FROM SEACOAST OF JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIAEl-Morsy, E. M. (1999) Microfungi from the ectorhizosphere-rhizoplane zone of different halophytic plants from the Red Sea coast of EgyptFahmy, G. M. and S. A. Ouf (1999) Significance of microclimate on phylloplane mycoflora of green and senescing leaves of Zygophyllum album L
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
  • AntioxidantsKchaou, M; Ben Salah, H; Mnafgui, K; Abdennabi, R; Gharsallah, N; Elfeki, A; Damak, M; Allouche, N (2016) Chemical Composition and Biological Activities of Zygophyllum album (L.) Essential Oil from Tunisia
Secondary Metabolites
  • LipidsZarrouk, M., H. El Almi, N. Ben Youssef, N. Sleimi, A. Smaoui, D. Ben Miled and C. Abdelly (2003) Lipid composition of seeds of local halophytes: Cakile maritima, Zygophyllum album and Crithmum maritimum
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
  • A2.5 Coastal saltmarshes and saline reedbedsHegazy, A. K., J. Lovett-Doust, O. Hammouda and N. H. Gomaa (2007) Vegetation distribution along the altitudinal gradient in the northwestern Red Sea region
Economic use
  • 7000.0 MEDICALSharaf, Mohamed H.; El-Sherbiny, Gamal M.; Moghannem, Saad A.; Abdelmonem, Mohamed; Elsehemy, Islam A.; Metwaly, Ahmed M.; Kalaba, Mohamed H. (2021) New combination approaches to combat methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
  • 3100.0 GrazingChehma, A.; Abdelhamid, H. (2012) Prediction equation for determining the phytomass of spontaneous perennial plants in Saharan rangeland
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Distribution
Distribution map provided by GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Distribution (text)
  • Saharo-Arabian region
  • Africa - east
  • North-western Red SeaHegazy, A. K., J. Lovett-Doust, O. Hammouda and N. H. Gomaa (2007) Vegetation distribution along the altitudinal gradient in the northwestern Red Sea regionKamel, M. (2008) Osmotic adjustment in three succulent species of Zygophyllaceae
  • Deltaic coast EgyptEl-Din, A. S., H. F. El-Kady and Y. Sodany (1993) Gradient analysis of the common species in the saline and marshy habitats in the Nile DeltaShaltout, K. H. and Y. M. Al-Sodany (2008) Vegetation analysis of Burullus Wetland: a RAMSAR site in Egypt
  • SudanAli, A. K. S. and G. Dreyling (1994) STUDIES ON THE SALT TOLERANCE OF SOME HALOPHYTES IN THE SUDAN
  • AlgeriaKoull, N. and A. Chehma (2015) Soil-Vegetation Relationships of Saline Wetlands in North East of Algerian SaharaKoull, N; Chehma, A (2016) Soil characteristics and plant distribution in saline wetlands of Oued Righ, northeastern Algeria
Miscellaneous notes Synonym of Tetraena alba
References

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