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Report for Dactyloctenium aegyptium (L.) Willd.

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Family Poaceae
Genus Dactyloctenium
Species aegyptium
Author (L.) Willd.
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • weedy
Life form
  • Perennial grass
Ecotypes Yes
Max. salinity
160 mMAdu, A. A., A. R. Yeo and O. T. Okusanya (1994) THE RESPONSE TO SALINITY OF A POPULATION OF DACTYLOCTENIUM-AEGYPTIUM FROM A SALINE HABITAT IN SOUTHERN NIGERIA
Germination YesAdu, A. A., A. R. Yeo and O. T. Okusanya (1994) THE RESPONSE TO SALINITY OF A POPULATION OF DACTYLOCTENIUM-AEGYPTIUM FROM A SALINE HABITAT IN SOUTHERN NIGERIABurke, I. C., W. E. Thomas, J. F. Spears and J. W. Wilcut (2003) Influence of environmental factors on after-ripened crowfootgrass (Dactyloctenium aegyptium) seed germinationOkusanya, O. T. and A. A. Sonaike (1991) Germination Behavior of Dactyloctenium-Aegyptium from 2 Localities in Nigeria
Salt glands and bladders YesLiphschitz, N. and Y. Waisel (1974) Existence of salt glands in various genera of the Gramineae
Photosynthesis Pathway C4
Molecular data
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesAndrade, DJ; Weber, OB; Crisostomo, LA; da Silva, CF; Loiola, MIB; Quaresma, AS; Ferreira, RNC; Pagano, MC; Saggin, JO (2017) Incidence and diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and successor herbaceous plants in an agro-system irrigated with produced water
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
Economic use
  • 7100.0 General Including Traditional medicinesJanbaz, Khalid Hussain; Saqib, Fatima (2015) Pharmacological evaluation of Dactyloctenium aegyptium: An indigenous plant used to manage gastrointestinal ailments
  • 5000.0 FIBERSSathyamoorthy, G.; Vijay, R.; Singaravelu, D. Lenin (2021) Development and characterization of alkali-treated and untreated Dactyloctenium aegyptium fibers based epoxy composites
  • 7000.0 MEDICALNagarjuna, S.; Murthy, T. E. Gopala Krishna; Rao, A. Srinivasa (2015) Antidiabetic Activity of Different Fractions of Ethanolic Extract of Dactyloctenium aegyptium in Streptozotocin Induced Diabetic Rats
Previously was: empty
Distribution
Distribution map provided by GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Distribution (text)
  • Old World tropics
  • North America [introduced]
  • Aracati, Ceará, Brasil (4° 44 ′ 43.2 ′′ S, 37° 32 ′ 19.6 ′′ W)Andrade, DJ; Weber, OB; Crisostomo, LA; da Silva, CF; Loiola, MIB; Quaresma, AS; Ferreira, RNC; Pagano, MC; Saggin, JO (2017) Incidence and diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and successor herbaceous plants in an agro-system irrigated with produced water
  • National Salt Company of Nigeria at Ijoko-Otta in Ogun State (6° 40' N; 3° 13' E)Adu, A. A., A. R. Yeo and O. T. Okusanya (1994) THE RESPONSE TO SALINITY OF A POPULATION OF DACTYLOCTENIUM-AEGYPTIUM FROM A SALINE HABITAT IN SOUTHERN NIGERIA
Miscellaneous notes
References

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