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Report for Halophila ovalis (R.Br.) Hook.f.

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Family Hydrocharitaceae
Genus Halophila
Species ovalis
Author (R.Br.) Hook.f.
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
Life form
  • Aquatic
  • Seagrass
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
SW Hillman, K., A. J. McComb and D. I. Walker (1995) THE DISTRIBUTION, BIOMASS AND PRIMARY PRODUCTION OF THE SEAGRASS HALOPHILA-OVALIS IN THE SWAN-CANNING ESTUARY, WESTERN-AUSTRALIAQiu, GL; Short, FT; Fan, HQ; Liu, GH (2017) Temporal Variation of Intertidal Seagrass in Southern China (2008-2014)Torquemada, Y. F., M. J. Durako and J. L. S. Lizaso (2005) Effects of salinity and possible interactions with temperature and pH on growth and photosynthesis of Halophila johnsonii Eiseman
Germination YesKUO, J; KIRKMAN, H (1992) FRUITS, SEEDS AND GERMINATION IN THE SEAGRASS HALOPHILA-OVALIS (HYDROCHARITACEAE)Statton, J; Sellers, R; Dixon, KW; Kilminster, K; Merritt, DJ; Kendrick, GA (2017) Seed dormancy and germination of Halophila ovalis mediated by simulated seasonal temperature changes
Salt glands and bladders NoBenjamin, K. J., D. I. Walker, A. J. McComb and J. Kuo (1999) Structural response of marine and estuarine plants of Halophila ovalis (R-Br.) Hook. f. to long-term hyposalinity
Photosynthesis Pathway C4?McMillan, C., P. L. Parker and B. Fry (1980) 13C/12C ratios in seagrasses
Molecular data
  • DNANguyen, VX; Detcharoen, M; Tuntiprapas, P; Soe-Htun, U; Sidik, JB; Harah, MZ; Prathep, A; Papenbrock, J (2014) Genetic species identification and population structure of Halophila (Hydrocharitaceae) from the Western Pacific to the Eastern Indian OceanNguyen, XV; Hofler, S; Glasenapp, Y; Thangaradjou, T; Lucas, C; Papenbrock, J (2015) New insights into DNA barcoding of seagrassesNguyen, XV; Kletschkus, E; Rupp-Schroder, SI; El Shaffai, A; Papenbrock, J (2018) rDNA analysis of the Red Sea seagrass, Halophila, reveals vicariant evolutionary diversificationXu, NN; Yu, S; Zhang, JG; Tsang, PKE; Chen, XY (2010) MICROSATELLITE PRIMERS FOR HALOPHILA OVALIS AND CROSS-AMPLIFICATION IN H. MINOR (HYDROCHARITACEAE)
  • TranscriptomicsSablok, G; Hayward, RJ; Davey, PA; Santos, RP; Schliep, M; Larkum, A; Pernice, M; Dolferus, R; Ralph, PJ (2018) SeagrassDB: An open-source transcriptomics landscape for phylogenetically profiled seagrasses and aquatic plants
  • DNA markersDilipan, E; Papenbrock, J; Thangaradjou, T (2017) Random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) finger prints evidencing high genetic variability among marine angiosperms of India
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesDevarajan, PT; Suryanarayanan, TS; Geetha, V (2002) Endophytic fungi associated with the tropical seagrass Halophila ovalis (Hydrocharitaceae)Supaphon, P; Phongpaichit, S; Rukachaisirikul, V; Sakayaroj, J (2013) Antimicrobial Potential of Endophytic Fungi Derived from Three Seagrass Species: Cymodocea serrulata, Halophila ovalis and Thalassia hemprichiiSupaphon, P; Phongpaichit, S; Sakayaroj, J; Rukachaisirikul, V; Kobmoo, N; Spatafora, JW (2017) Phylogenetic community structure of fungal endophytes in seagrass species
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
  • AntioxidantsAthiperumalsami, T; Rajeswari, VD; Poorna, SH; Kumar, V; Jesudass, LL (2010) Antioxidant activity of seagrasses and seaweedsYuvaraj, N; Kanmani, P; Satishkumar, R; Paari, A; Pattukumar, V; Arul, V (2012) Seagrass as a potential source of natural antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agents
  • Antioxidant enzymesPhandee, S; Buapet, P (2018) Photosynthetic and antioxidant responses of the tropical intertidal seagrasses Halophila ovalis and Thalassia hemprichii to moderate and high irradiances
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
  • A2.61 Seagrass beds on littoral sedimentsTorquemada, Y. F., M. J. Durako and J. L. S. Lizaso (2005) Effects of salinity and possible interactions with temperature and pH on growth and photosynthesis of Halophila johnsonii Eiseman
Economic use
  • 7160.0 AntibioticsKumar, Chinnadurai Sreenath; Sarada, Dronamraju V. L.; Gideon, Thomas Paul; Rengasamy, Ramasamy (2008) Antibacterial activity of three South Indian seagrasses, Cymodocea serrulata, Halophila ovalis and Zostera capensis
  • 8300.0 Bioenergy/BiofuelAshraf, Muhammad Tahir; Fang, Chuanji; Bochenski, Tomasz; Cybulska, Iwona; Alassali, Ayah; Sowunmi, Akinleye; Farzanah, Rashed; Brudecki, Grzegorz Przemyslaw; Chaturvedi, Tanmay; Haris, Sabeera; Schmidt, Jens Ejbye; Thomsen, Mette Hedegaard (2016) Estimation of bioenergy potential for local biomass in the United Arab Emirates
Previously was: empty
Distribution
Distribution map provided by GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Distribution (text)
  • Haulover Park, in northern Biscayne Bay, Florida (USA, 25 degrees 55 minutes N; 80 degrees 07 minutes (W)Torquemada, Y. F., M. J. Durako and J. L. S. Lizaso (2005) Effects of salinity and possible interactions with temperature and pH on growth and photosynthesis of Halophila johnsonii Eiseman
  • Swan/Canning estuary Western AustraliaHillman, K., A. J. McComb and D. I. Walker (1995) THE DISTRIBUTION, BIOMASS AND PRIMARY PRODUCTION OF THE SEAGRASS HALOPHILA-OVALIS IN THE SWAN-CANNING ESTUARY, WESTERN-AUSTRALIA
  • NSW, Australia McMillan, C., P. L. Parker and B. Fry (1980) 13C/12C ratios in seagrasses
  • Beibu Gulf of the South China Sea, ~25 km from Beihai, Guangxi Province, China (Lat. 21°26.075'N, Long. 109°16.889'E)Qiu, GL; Short, FT; Fan, HQ; Liu, GH (2017) Temporal Variation of Intertidal Seagrass in Southern China (2008-2014)
  • Queensland, AustraliaMcMillan, C., P. L. Parker and B. Fry (1980) 13C/12C ratios in seagrasses
  • South-west AustraliaCarruthers, TJB; Dennison, WC; Kendrick, GA; Waycott, M; Walker, DI; Cambridge, ML (2007) Seagrasses of south-west Australia: A conceptual synthesis of the world's most diverse and extensive seagrass meadows
Miscellaneous notes 570 papers in Feb 2019 Syn Halophila johnsonii
References

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