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Report for Scaevola taccada (Gaertn.) Roxb.

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Family Goodeniaceae
Genus Scaevola
Species taccada
Author (Gaertn.) Roxb.
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • psammophile
Life form
  • Shrub
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
600 mMAlpha, CG; Drake, DR; Goldstein, G (1996) Morphological and physiological responses of Scaevola sericea (Goodeniaceae) seedlings to salt spray and substrate salinityWalker, R. B. and S. P. Gessel (1991) OSMOTIC RELATIONS OF SOME PLANTS OF THE NORTHERN MARSHALLS ISLANDS NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN
Germination unknown
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C3?Goldstein, G; Drake, DR; Alpha, C; Melcher, P; Heraux, J; Azocar, A (1996) Growth and photosynthetic responses of Scaevola sericea, a Hawaiian coastal shrub, to substrate salinity and salt spray
Molecular data
  • DNAShi, Miao-Miao; Guo, Xiao-Ming; Zhou, Lian-Xuan; Zhang, Dian-Xiang (2014) Isolation and characterization of sixteen polymorphic microsatellite loci for Scaevola taccada (Goodeniaceae), a widespread coastal plant.
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesJones, R. K., W. H. H. Sun, C. S. Tang and F. M. Robert (2004) Phytoremediation of petroleum hydrocarbons in tropical coastal soils - II. Microbial response to plant roots and contaminant
Bioremediation YesJones, R. K., W. H. H. Sun, C. S. Tang and F. M. Robert (2004) Phytoremediation of petroleum hydrocarbons in tropical coastal soils - II. Microbial response to plant roots and contaminantPaquin, D., R. Ogoshi, S. Campbell and Q. X. Li (2002) Bench-scale phytoremediation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-contaminated marine sediment with tropical plantsSun, W. H. H., J. B. Lo, F. M. Robert, C. Ray and C. S. Tang (2004) Phytoremediation of petroleum hydrocarbons in tropical coastal soils - I. Selection of promising woody plants
antioxidants
  • Antioxidant enzymesXiong, Y. P., H. Z. Liang, H. F. Yan, B. Y. Guo, M. Y. Niu, S. Y. Chen, S. G. Jian, H. Ren, X. H. Zhang, Y. Li, S. J. Zeng, K. L. Wu, F. Zheng, J. A. T. da Silva and G. H. Ma (2019) NaCl-induced stress: physiological responses of six halophyte species in in vitro and in vivo culture
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
  • ProlineXiong, Y. P., H. Z. Liang, H. F. Yan, B. Y. Guo, M. Y. Niu, S. Y. Chen, S. G. Jian, H. Ren, X. H. Zhang, Y. Li, S. J. Zeng, K. L. Wu, F. Zheng, J. A. T. da Silva and G. H. Ma (2019) NaCl-induced stress: physiological responses of six halophyte species in in vitro and in vivo culture
Habitat
  • B1 Coastal dunes and sandy shoresAlpha, CG; Drake, DR; Goldstein, G (1996) Morphological and physiological responses of Scaevola sericea (Goodeniaceae) seedlings to salt spray and substrate salinity
Economic use
  • 0500.0 Breeding stockShekhawat, Mahipal S.; Kannan, N.; Manokari, M.; Priyadharshini, S. (2021) Regeneration of shoots via direct somatic embryogenesis from the leaf surface of Scaevola taccada (Gaertn.) roxb. - a climate resilient species of coastal areas
Previously was: empty
Distribution
Distribution map provided by GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Distribution (text)
  • Australia
  • Indo-Malaysia + at least some Pacific islands
  • Oahu, HawaiiAlpha, CG; Drake, DR; Goldstein, G (1996) Morphological and physiological responses of Scaevola sericea (Goodeniaceae) seedlings to salt spray and substrate salinityGoldstein, G; Drake, DR; Alpha, C; Melcher, P; Heraux, J; Azocar, A (1996) Growth and photosynthetic responses of Scaevola sericea, a Hawaiian coastal shrub, to substrate salinity and salt spray
  • Northern Marshall IslandsWalker, R. B. and S. P. Gessel (1991) OSMOTIC RELATIONS OF SOME PLANTS OF THE NORTHERN MARSHALLS ISLANDS NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN
  • Iriomote Island, southern JapanHayasaka, Daisuke; Fujiwara, Kazue (2007) Habitat differences and spatial distribution patterns of maritime strand forest and adjacent inland forest on subtropical Iriomote Island, southern Japan
Miscellaneous notes Synonyms Scaevola frutescens and S. sericea
References

Last Records approved
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Approved by T J Flowers
Sep 8th 2022, 6:36 am
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