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Report for Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre

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Family Fabaceae
Genus Pongamia
Species pinnata
Author (L.) Pierre
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • phreatophyte
Life form
  • Tree
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
16.3 dS/mMarriboina, S; Reddy, AR (2020) Hydrophobic cell-wall barriers and vacuolar sequestration of Na+ ions are among the key mechanisms conferring high salinity tolerance in a biofuel tree species, Pongamia pinnata L. pierreSINGH K; YADAV J S P; SINGH V (1991) TOLERANCE OF TREES TO SOIL SALINITYSingh, K.; Yadav, J. S. P. (1999) Effect of soil salinity and sodicity on seedling growth and mineral composition of Pongamia pinnata
Germination YesGupta, J; Dubey, RK; Kaur, N; Choudhary, OP (2020) Evaluation of subtropical ornamental trees for reclaiming salinity affected landsMarriboina, S; Reddy, AR (2020) Hydrophobic cell-wall barriers and vacuolar sequestration of Na+ ions are among the key mechanisms conferring high salinity tolerance in a biofuel tree species, Pongamia pinnata L. pierreTOMAR O S; YADAV J S P (1980) EFFECT OF SALINE IRRIGATION WATER OF VARYING ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY SODIUM ADSORPTION RATIO AND RESIDUAL SODIUM CARBONATE LEVELS ON GERMINATION AND SEEDLING GROWTH OF SOME FOREST SPECIES
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C3?
Molecular data
  • Chloroplast DNABiswas, B; Kazakoff, SH; Jiang, QY; Samuel, S; Gresshoff, PM; Scott, PT (2013) Genetic and Genomic Analysis of the Tree Legume Pongamia pinnata as a Feedstock for Biofuels
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesArpiwi, NL; Yan, GJ; Barbour, EL; Plummer, JA; Watkin, E (2013) Phenotypic and genotypic characterisation of root nodule bacteria nodulating Millettia pinnata (L.) Panigrahi, a biodiesel treeKesari, V; Ramesh, AM; Rangan, L (2013) Rhizobium pongamiae sp nov from Root Nodules of Pongamia pinnataRasul, A; Amalraj, ELD; Kumar, GP; Grover, M; Venkateswarlu, B (2012) Characterization of rhizobial isolates nodulating Millettia pinnata in India
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
  • Soluble carbohydratesGupta, J; Dubey, RK; Kaur, N; Choudhary, OP (2020) Evaluation of subtropical ornamental trees for reclaiming salinity affected lands
Habitat
  • B3.3 Rock cliffs, ledges and shores, with angiospermsWikipedia (2020) Millettia pinnata
  • I Regularly or recently cultivated agricultural, horticultural and domestic habitatsWikipedia (2020) Millettia pinnata
Economic use
  • 4850.0 Salt-tolerant ornamentalGupta, J; Dubey, RK; Kaur, N; Choudhary, OP (2020) Evaluation of subtropical ornamental trees for reclaiming salinity affected landsJohni, Alpna (2013) Epidermal Characters of Some Ornamental Plants used in Traditional Medicine
  • 8000.0 CHEMICALS Indrasumunar, A; Gresshoff, PM; Scott, PT (2017) Prospect of the Legume Tree Pongamia pinnata as a Clean and Sustainable Biodiesel FeedstockSharma, A; Kaushik, N; Rathore, H (2020) Karanja (Milletia pinnata (L.) Panigrahi): a tropical tree with varied applications
  • 7000.0 MEDICALBodiba, DC; Prasad, P; Srivastava, A; Crampton, B; Lall, NS (2018) Antibacterial Activity of Azadirachta indica, Pongamia pinnata, Psidium guajava, and Mangifera indica and their Mechanism of Action against Streptococcus mutansSharma, A; Kaushik, N; Rathore, H (2020) Karanja (Milletia pinnata (L.) Panigrahi): a tropical tree with varied applications
  • 8200.0 Lipids, Essential oilsSagwan, Savita; Rao, D. V.; Sharma, R. A. (2016) Comparative Physical properties of Karanj Seed Oil by Using Different Organic Solvents: an Environmental Viable FuelThirugnanasambandham, K. (2019) Pongamia pinnata Seed Oil
  • 8300.0 Bioenergy/BiofuelAfzal, Asif; Kareemullah, Mohammed; Razak, Abdul R. K. (2018) Production of biodiesel from various sources and comparative engine performance studies by using different biodiesel blendsKaushik, N.; Mann, S.; Kumar, K. (2015) Pongamia pinnata: A Candidate Tree for Biodiesel FeedstockSagwan, Savita; Rao, D. V.; Sharma, R. A. (2016) Comparative Physical properties of Karanj Seed Oil by Using Different Organic Solvents: an Environmental Viable Fuel
  • 7100.0 General Including Traditional medicinesELANCHEZHIYAN, M; RAJARAJAN, S; RAJENDRAN, P; SUBRAMANIAN, S; THYAGARAJAN, SP (1993) ANTIVIRAL PROPERTIES OF THE SEED EXTRACT OF AN INDIAN MEDICINAL PLANT, PONGAMIA-PINNATA, LINN, AGAINST HERPES-SIMPLEX VIRUSES - INVITRO STUDIES ON VERO CELLSEssa, M. Mohamed; Subramanian, P. (2007) Pongamia pinnata influences the circadian variations of liver marker enzymes in hyperammonemic rats
Previously was:
  • 4850.0 Salt-tolerant ornamentalGupta, J; Dubey, RK; Kaur, N; Choudhary, OP (2020) Evaluation of subtropical ornamental trees for reclaiming salinity affected lands
  • 8000.0 CHEMICALS Indrasumunar, A; Gresshoff, PM; Scott, PT (2017) Prospect of the Legume Tree Pongamia pinnata as a Clean and Sustainable Biodiesel FeedstockSharma, A; Kaushik, N; Rathore, H (2020) Karanja (Milletia pinnata (L.) Panigrahi): a tropical tree with varied applications
  • 7000.0 MEDICALBodiba, DC; Prasad, P; Srivastava, A; Crampton, B; Lall, NS (2018) Antibacterial Activity of Azadirachta indica, Pongamia pinnata, Psidium guajava, and Mangifera indica and their Mechanism of Action against Streptococcus mutansSharma, A; Kaushik, N; Rathore, H (2020) Karanja (Milletia pinnata (L.) Panigrahi): a tropical tree with varied applications
  • Distribution
    Distribution map provided by GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
    Distribution (text)
    • Tropical Asia
    • IndiaEdrisi, SA; Tripathi, V; Chaturvedi, RK; Dubey, DK; Patel, G; Abhilash, PC () Saline Soil Reclamation Index as an efficient tool for assessing restoration progress of saline landGupta, J; Dubey, RK; Kaur, N; Choudhary, OP (2020) Evaluation of subtropical ornamental trees for reclaiming salinity affected landsMarriboina, S; Reddy, AR (2020) Hydrophobic cell-wall barriers and vacuolar sequestration of Na+ ions are among the key mechanisms conferring high salinity tolerance in a biofuel tree species, Pongamia pinnata L. pierre
    Miscellaneous notes Its common name is: Indian beech or Karanja. Synonyms Millettia pinnata and Pongamia glabra Edrisi, SA; Tripathi, V; Chaturvedi, RK; Dubey, DK; Patel, G; Abhilash, PC () Saline Soil Reclamation Index as an efficient tool for assessing restoration progress of saline land
    References

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