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Report for Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile

updated: Jul 19th 2022, 8:56 pm see all updates
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Family Posidoniaceae
Genus Posidonia
Species oceanica
Author (L.) Delile
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Seagrass
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
54.1 dS/mCapo, X; Tejada, S; Ferriol, P; Pinya, S; Mateu-Vicens, G; Montero-Gonzalez, I; Box, A; Sureda, A (2020) Hypersaline water from desalinization plants causes oxidative damage in Posidonia oceanica meadows
Germination unknown
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C4?McMillan, C., P. L. Parker and B. Fry (1980) 13C/12C ratios in seagrasses
Molecular data
  • GenesMaestrini, P; Giordani, T; Lunardi, A; Cavallini, A; Natali, L (2004) Isolation and expression of two aquaporin-encoding genes from the marine phanerogam Posidonia oceanicaSerra, IA; Lauritano, C; Dattolo, E; Puoti, A; Nicastro, S; Innocenti, AM; Procaccini, G (2012) Reference genes assessment for the seagrass Posidonia oceanica in different salinity, pH and light conditions
  • Chromosome numberKUO, J; JAMES, SH; KIRKMAN, H; DENHARTOG, C (1990) CHROMOSOME-NUMBERS AND THEIR SYSTEMATIC IMPLICATIONS IN AUSTRALIAN MARINE ANGIOSPERMS - THE POSIDONIACEAE
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesGarcias-Bonet, N; Arrieta, JM; Duarte, CM; Marba, N (2016) Nitrogen-fixing bacteria in Mediterranean seagrass (Posidonia oceanica) rootsPasqualetti, M; Giovannini, V; Barghini, P; Gorrasi, S; Fenice, M (2020) Diversity and ecology of culturable marine fungi associated with Posidonia oceanica leaves and their epiphytic algae Dictyota dichotoma and Sphaerococcus coronopifoliusSanchez-Montesinos, B; Dianez, F; Moreno-Gavira, A; Gea, FJ; Santos, M (2019) Plant Growth Promotion and Biocontrol of Pythium ultimum by Saline Tolerant Trichoderma Isolates under Salinity Stress
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
  • Antioxidant enzymesCapo, X; Tejada, S; Ferriol, P; Pinya, S; Mateu-Vicens, G; Montero-Gonzalez, I; Box, A; Sureda, A (2020) Hypersaline water from desalinization plants causes oxidative damage in Posidonia oceanica meadows
  • AntioxidantsCapo, X; Tejada, S; Ferriol, P; Pinya, S; Mateu-Vicens, G; Montero-Gonzalez, I; Box, A; Sureda, A (2020) Hypersaline water from desalinization plants causes oxidative damage in Posidonia oceanica meadows
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
  • A2.61 Seagrass beds on littoral sedimentsEffrosynidis, D; Arampatzis, A; Sylaios, G (2018) Seagrass detection in the mediterranean: A supervised learning approach
Economic use
  • 8300.0 Bioenergy/BiofuelBalata, Gavino; Tola, Alessio (2018) Cost-opportunity analysis of the use of Posidonia oceanica as a source of bio-energy in tourism-oriented territories. The case of AlgheroMaisano, Susanna; Urbani, Francesco; Cipiti, Francesco; Freni, Fabrizio; Chiodo, Vitaliano (2019) Syngas production by BFB gasification: Experimental comparison of different biomassesPlis, Agnieszka; Lasek, Janusz; Skawinska, Agnieszka; Kopczynski, Marcin (2014) Thermo-chemical properties of biomass from Posidonia oceanica
  • 5000.0 FIBERSJedidi, Malek; Abroug, Anis (2020) Valorization of Posidonia oceanica Balls for the Manufacture of an Insulating and Ecological MaterialZannen, Saoussen; Halimi, Mohamed Taher; Ben Hassen, Mohamed; Abualsauod, Emad Hashim; Othman, Asem Majed (2022) Development of a Multifunctional Wet Laid Nonwoven from Marine Waste Posidonia oceanica Technical Fiber and CMC Binder
  • 7100.0 General Including Traditional medicinesVasarri, Marzia; De Biasi, Anna Maria; Barletta, Emanuela; Pretti, Carlo; Degl'Innocenti, Donatella (2021) An Overview of New Insights into the Benefits of the Seagrass Posidonia oceanica for Human HealthVasarri, Marzia; Leri, Manuela; Barletta, Emanuela; Ramazzotti, Matteo; Marzocchini, Riccardo; Degl'Innocenti, Donatella (2020) Anti-inflammatory properties of the marine plant Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile
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Distribution
Distribution map provided by GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Distribution (text)
  • Ibiza Island, SpainCapo, X; Tejada, S; Ferriol, P; Pinya, S; Mateu-Vicens, G; Montero-Gonzalez, I; Box, A; Sureda, A (2020) Hypersaline water from desalinization plants causes oxidative damage in Posidonia oceanica meadows
  • “Cala Cupa”cove (4222008.0300N,1055004.0900E), Giglio Island (Tuscan Archipelago, North Tyr-rhenian Sea), ItalyPasqualetti, M; Giovannini, V; Barghini, P; Gorrasi, S; Fenice, M (2020) Diversity and ecology of culturable marine fungi associated with Posidonia oceanica leaves and their epiphytic algae Dictyota dichotoma and Sphaerococcus coronopifolius
  • MediterraneanEffrosynidis, D; Arampatzis, A; Sylaios, G (2018) Seagrass detection in the mediterranean: A supervised learning approachKUO, J; JAMES, SH; KIRKMAN, H; DENHARTOG, C (1990) CHROMOSOME-NUMBERS AND THEIR SYSTEMATIC IMPLICATIONS IN AUSTRALIAN MARINE ANGIOSPERMS - THE POSIDONIACEAE
Miscellaneous notes
References

Last Records approved
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Sep 10th 2022, 6:13 pm

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Sep 8th 2022, 6:36 am
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