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Report for Juncus acutus L.

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Family Juncaceae
Genus Juncus
Species acutus
Author L.
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
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Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Herbaceous perennial
Ecotypes Yes
Max. salinity
SW Pasternak, D. and A. Nerd (1996) Research and utilization of halophytes in Israel
Germination YesBoscaiu, M., G. Ballesteros, M. A. Naranjo, O. Vicente and H. Boira (2011) Responses to salt stress in Juncus acutus and J. maritimus during seed germination and vegetative plant growthMesleard, F., N. Yavercovski and T. Dutoit (2016) Photoperiod buffers responses to salt and temperature during germination of two coastal salt marsh colonizers Juncus acutus and Juncus maritimusStefani, A., I. Arduini and A. Onnis (1991) Juncus-Acutus - Germination and Initial Growth in Presence of Heavy-MetalsVicente, M. J., E. Conesa, J. Alvarez-Rogel, J. A. Franco and J. J. Martinez-Sanchez (2007) Effects of various salts on the germination of three perennial salt marsh species
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C3
Molecular data
  • cDNASyranidou, E., S. Christofilopoulos, M. Politi, N. Weyens, D. Venieri, J. Vangronsveld and N. Kalogerakis (2017) Bisphenol-A removal by the halophyte Juncus acutus in a phytoremediation pilot: Characterization and potential role of the endophytic community
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesSyranidou, E., S. Christofilopoulos, M. Politi, N. Weyens, D. Venieri, J. Vangronsveld and N. Kalogerakis (2017) Bisphenol-A removal by the halophyte Juncus acutus in a phytoremediation pilot: Characterization and potential role of the endophytic community
Bioremediation YesPetoussi, MA; Christofilopoulos, S; Kalogerakis, N (2014) DYNAMICS OF A RHIZODEGRADATION PILOT UNIT TREATING GROUNDWATER CONTAMINATED WITH BISPHENOL-APetoussi, MA; Christofilopoulos, S; Kalogerakis, N (2014) DYNAMICS OF A RHIZODEGRADATION PILOT UNIT TREATING GROUNDWATER CONTAMINATED WITH BISPHENOL-ASyranidou, E., S. Christofilopoulos, M. Politi, N. Weyens, D. Venieri, J. Vangronsveld and N. Kalogerakis (2017) Bisphenol-A removal by the halophyte Juncus acutus in a phytoremediation pilot: Characterization and potential role of the endophytic communityTemel, Fulya Aydin; Ozyazici, Gulen; Uslu, Vedide Rezan; Ardali, Yuksel (2018) Full scale subsurface flow constructed wetlands for domestic wastewater treatment: 3 years' experience
antioxidants
  • PhenolsBautista, I., M. Boscaiu, A. Lidon, J. V. Llinares, C. Lull, M. P. Donat, O. Mayoral and O. Vicente (2016) Environmentally induced changes in antioxidant phenolic compounds levels in wild plants
Secondary Metabolites
  • Organic acidsSyranidou, E., S. Christofilopoulos, M. Politi, N. Weyens, D. Venieri, J. Vangronsveld and N. Kalogerakis (2017) Bisphenol-A removal by the halophyte Juncus acutus in a phytoremediation pilot: Characterization and potential role of the endophytic community
  • Dimeric phenanthrenoidsBehery, Fathi A. A.; Naeem, Zain-Elabdin M.; Maatooq, Galal T.; Amer, Mohamed M. A.; Ahmed, Atallah F. (2013) A novel antioxidant phenanthrenoid dimer from Juncus acutus L.Dellagreca, M; Previtera, L; Zarrelli, A (2005) Dimeric phenanthrenoids from Juncus acutus
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  • Organic acidsSyranidou, E., S. Christofilopoulos, M. Politi, N. Weyens, D. Venieri, J. Vangronsveld and N. Kalogerakis (2017) Bisphenol-A removal by the halophyte Juncus acutus in a phytoremediation pilot: Characterization and potential role of the endophytic community
  • Compatible Solutes
    • GlycinebetaineGil, R., I. Bautista, M. Boscaiu, A. Lidon, S. Wankhade, H. Sanchez, J. Llinares and O. Vicente (2014) Responses of five Mediterranean halophytes to seasonal changes in environmental conditions
    • InositolGil, R., C. Lull, M. Boscaiu, I. Bautista, A. Lidon and O. Vicente (2011) Soluble Carbohydrates as Osmolytes in Several Halophytes from a Mediterranean Salt Marsh
    • ProlineBoscaiu, M., C. Lull, J. Llinares, O. Vicente and H. Boira (2013) Proline as a biochemical marker in relation to the ecology of two halophytic Juncus speciesGil, R., I. Bautista, M. Boscaiu, A. Lidon, S. Wankhade, H. Sanchez, J. Llinares and O. Vicente (2014) Responses of five Mediterranean halophytes to seasonal changes in environmental conditions
    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
    • A2.5 Coastal saltmarshes and saline reedbedsGassmann, MI; Tonti, NE; Burek, A; Perez, CF (2019) Estimation of evapotranspiration of a salt marsh in southern South America with coupled Penman-Monteith and surface resistance modelsGil, R., I. Bautista, M. Boscaiu, A. Lidon, S. Wankhade, H. Sanchez, J. Llinares and O. Vicente (2014) Responses of five Mediterranean halophytes to seasonal changes in environmental conditionsRoss, PM; Harvey, K; Vecchio, EM; Beckers, D (2019) Impact of fire and the recovery of molluscs in south-east Australian salt marshVicente, M. J., E. Conesa, J. Alvarez-Rogel, J. A. Franco and J. J. Martinez-Sanchez (2007) Effects of various salts on the germination of three perennial salt marsh species
    Economic use
    • 3000.0 FORAGEErdem, Funda; Cetinkaya, Nurcan (2020) Determination of mineral concentrations in stem and seed of Juncus acutus
    • 4800.0 Ornamental including turf grassesOzesmi, U (2003) The ecological economics of harvesting sharp-pointed rush (Juncus acutus) in the Kizilirmak Delta, Turkey
    • 5000.0 FIBERSEl Ghali, Amel; Hassen, Baouab Mohamed; Sadok, Roudesli Mohamed (2015) Surface Functionalization of Cellulose Fibers Extracted From Juncus Acutus L Plant: Application for the Adsorption of Anionic Dyes from WastewatersEl-Sayed, ESA (2004) Evaluation of Samaar morr (Juncus acutus) plant as raw material for paper makingOmrani, H.; Hassini, L.; Benazzouk, A.; Beji, H.; ELCafsi, A. (2020) Elaboration and characterization of clay-sand composite based on Juncus acutus fibersOzesmi, U (2003) The ecological economics of harvesting sharp-pointed rush (Juncus acutus) in the Kizilirmak Delta, Turkey
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    Distribution
    Distribution map provided by GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
    Distribution (text)
    • North and South America
    • Ash Island, Shortland, New South Wales (NSW), AustraliaRoss, PM; Harvey, K; Vecchio, EM; Beckers, D (2019) Impact of fire and the recovery of molluscs in south-east Australian salt marsh
    • 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
    • Littoral salt marsh 15 km south of the city of Valencia (East Spain), in ‘La Albufera’ Natural Park (39 8 47 ′ 28 ′′ N, 1 8 04 ′ 25 ′′ W)Gil, R., I. Bautista, M. Boscaiu, A. Lidon, S. Wankhade, H. Sanchez, J. Llinares and O. Vicente (2014) Responses of five Mediterranean halophytes to seasonal changes in environmental conditions
    • Mar Chiquita coastal lagoon, located southeast of Buenos Airesprovince, ArgentinaGassmann, MI; Tonti, NE; Burek, A; Perez, CF (2019) Estimation of evapotranspiration of a salt marsh in southern South America with coupled Penman-Monteith and surface resistance models
    • MoronyatSoudabay(Chania,Greece)Syranidou, E., S. Christofilopoulos, M. Politi, N. Weyens, D. Venieri, J. Vangronsveld and N. Kalogerakis (2017) Bisphenol-A removal by the halophyte Juncus acutus in a phytoremediation pilot: Characterization and potential role of the endophytic community
    • El Saler (398210N, 08190W), in ‘La Albufera’Natural Park near the city of Valencia,Be ́tera(3983904400N, 082803300W), Tue ́jar(3984702800N, 180402500W), SpainBautista, I., M. Boscaiu, A. Lidon, J. V. Llinares, C. Lull, M. P. Donat, O. Mayoral and O. Vicente (2016) Environmentally induced changes in antioxidant phenolic compounds levels in wild plants
    Miscellaneous notes Zn accumulatorMateos-Naranjo, E., J. A. Perez-Romero, S. Redondo-Gomez, J. Mesa-Marin, E. M. Castellanos and A. J. Davy (2018) Salinity alleviates zinc toxicity in the saltmarsh zinc-accumulator Juncus acutus
    References

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