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Report for Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton

updated: Mar 9th 2022, 5:08 am see all updates
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Family Apocynaceae
Genus Calotropis
Species procera
Author (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • xerophyte
Life form
  • Tree
  • Shrub
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
SW Ibrahim, A. H. (2013) Tolerance and avoidance responses to salinity and water stresses in Calotropis procera and Suaeda aegyptiacaIbrahim, A. H. (2013) Tolerance and avoidance responses to salinity and water stresses in Calotropis procera and Suaeda aegyptiaca
Germination YesHassan, LM; Galal, TM; Farahat, EA; El-Midany, MM (2015) The biology of Calotropis procera (Aiton) WTIbrahim, A. H. (2013) Tolerance and avoidance responses to salinity and water stresses in Calotropis procera and Suaeda aegyptiaca
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C3?
Molecular data
  • DNAMahmood, T., R. Aslam, S. Rehman and S. M. S. Naqvi (2013) MOLECULAR MARKERS ASSISTED GENETIC CHARACTERIZATION OF DIFFERENT SALT TOLERANT PLANT SPECIES
  • Amino acidsIbrahim, A. H. (2013) Tolerance and avoidance responses to salinity and water stresses in Calotropis procera and Suaeda aegyptiaca
  • cDNARamadan, AM; Hassanein, SE (2014) Characterization of P5CS gene in Calotropis procera plant from the de novo assembled transcriptome contigs of the high-throughput sequencing dataset
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status unknown
Bioremediation YesHassan, LM; Galal, TM; Farahat, EA; El-Midany, MM (2015) The biology of Calotropis procera (Aiton) WTdos Anjos, Raoni Batista; Hilario, Larissa Sobral; de Moraes Juviniano, Henrique Borges; da Silva, Djalma Ribeiro (2020) Crude Oil Removal using Calotropis procera
antioxidants
  • AntioxidantsMohamed, MA; Hamed, MM; Ahmed, WS; Abdou, AM (2011) Antioxidant and Cytotoxic Flavonols from Calotropis procera
Secondary Metabolites
  • FlavonoidsHassan, LM; Galal, TM; Farahat, EA; El-Midany, MM (2015) The biology of Calotropis procera (Aiton) WT
Compatible Solutes
  • ProlineIbrahim, A. H. (2013) Tolerance and avoidance responses to salinity and water stresses in Calotropis procera and Suaeda aegyptiacaRamadan, AM; Hassanein, SE (2014) Characterization of P5CS gene in Calotropis procera plant from the de novo assembled transcriptome contigs of the high-throughput sequencing dataset
Habitat
  • C1.5 Permanent inland saline and brackish lakes, ponds and poolsQasem, Jamal R. (2015) PROSPECTS OF WILD MEDICINAL AND INDUSTRIAL PLANTS OF SALINE HABITATS IN THE JORDAN VALLEY
Economic use
  • 4600.0 Soil improvementDe Sousa Santana, Falkner Michael; Flor Souza, Enio Gomes; Dos Santos, Manoel Galdino; Alves Da Silva, Antonia Francilene; Barros Junior, Aurelio Paes; Lins, Hamurabi Anizio (2021) ECONOMIC VIABILITY OF BEET CROPS USING Calotropis procera BIOMASS AS SOIL FERTILIZER IN TWO GROWING SEASONS
  • 7100.0 General Including Traditional medicinesBehl, P N; Luthra, A (2002) Bullous eruption with calotropis procera--a medicinal plant used in India.Hassan, LM; Galal, TM; Farahat, EA; El-Midany, MM (2015) The biology of Calotropis procera (Aiton) WTSree, K. S. Shanthi; Nagamalleswari, K.; Chaithra, D.; Yasodamma, N. (2011) Traditional use of Calotropis procera R.Br. against migraine
  • 3000.0 FORAGECosta, Roberto Germano; de Medeiros, Ariosvaldo Nunes; Alves, Aldivan Rodrigues; de Medeiros, Geovergue Rodrigues (2009) PROSPECTS FOR USE OF ROOSTER TREE (Calotropis procera) IN ANIMAL PRODUCTION
Previously was:
  • 7000.0 MEDICALHassan, LM; Galal, TM; Farahat, EA; El-Midany, MM (2015) The biology of Calotropis procera (Aiton) WTRamadan, AM; Hassanein, SE (2014) Characterization of P5CS gene in Calotropis procera plant from the de novo assembled transcriptome contigs of the high-throughput sequencing dataset
  • Distribution
    Distribution map provided by GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
    Distribution (text)
    • Sudanian region
    • Saharo-Arabian region
    • Australia [introduced]
    • 75 km parallel to the Jordan River and the Dead Sea, and varies in width from 10 km at Wadi Hisban and Wadi Zarqa to about 2-3 km in Zara, JordanQasem, Jamal R. (2015) PROSPECTS OF WILD MEDICINAL AND INDUSTRIAL PLANTS OF SALINE HABITATS IN THE JORDAN VALLEY
    • Khewra (District Jehlum, Punjab, Pakistan)Mahmood, T., R. Aslam, S. Rehman and S. M. S. Naqvi (2013) MOLECULAR MARKERS ASSISTED GENETIC CHARACTERIZATION OF DIFFERENT SALT TOLERANT PLANT SPECIES
    • Al-Qunfida area of Saudi Arabia Ibrahim, A. H. (2013) Tolerance and avoidance responses to salinity and water stresses in Calotropis procera and Suaeda aegyptiaca
    • fi elds near Cairo (Desert), Egypt. Mohamed, MA; Hamed, MM; Ahmed, WS; Abdou, AM (2011) Antioxidant and Cytotoxic Flavonols from Calotropis procera
    • Jeddah region (KSA, latitude 21 8 26 0 6.00, longitude 39 8 28 0 3.00), Saudi ArabiaRamadan, AM; Hassanein, SE (2014) Characterization of P5CS gene in Calotropis procera plant from the de novo assembled transcriptome contigs of the high-throughput sequencing dataset
    Miscellaneous notes
    References

    Last Records approved
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    Jun 29th 2022, 2:37 pm

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    Jun 29th 2022, 6:10 am
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