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Report for Acanthus ilicifolius L.

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Family Acanthaceae
Genus Acanthus
Species ilicifolius
Author L.
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
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Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Herbaceous perennial
Ecotypes Yes
Max. salinity
400 mMShackira A M and Puthur J T (2016) Antioxidant defence mechanism operational in a mangrove - Acanthus ilicifolius L. subjected to NaCl stress
Germination YesBasyuni, M; Ramayani; Hayullah, A; Prayunita; Hamka, M; Putri, LA; Baba, S (2019) Growth of salt-secretor and non-salt secretor mangrove seedlings with varying salinity and their relations to habitat zonationJoshi, G. V., L. J. Bhosale and Pimplask.M (1972) PHYSIOLOGICAL STUDIES IN GERMINATION OF MANGROVESWijayasinghe, M. M., K. Jayasuriya, C. V. S. Gunatilleke, I. Gunatilleke and J. L. Walck (2019) Effect of salinity on seed germination of five mangroves from Sri Lanka: use of hydrotime modelling for mangrove germinationZhang, L.-e., B.-w. Liao and W. Guan (2011) Effects of simulated tide inundation on seed germination and seedling growth of mangrove species Acanthus ilicifolius
Salt glands and bladders YesBal, A. R. and S. K. Dutt (1987) SALT TOLERANCE MECHANISMS IN ACANTHUS-ILICIFOLIUS LReef, R. and C. E. Lovelock (2015) Regulation of water balance in mangroves
Photosynthesis Pathway C3
Molecular data
  • TranscriptomicsYang, YC; Yang, SH; Li, JF; Deng, YF; Zhang, Z; Xu, SH; Guo, WX; Zhong, CR; Zhou, RC; Shi, SH (2015) Transcriptome analysis of the Holly mangrove Acanthus ilicifolius and its terrestrial relative, Acanthus leucostachyus, provides insights into adaptation to intertidal zones
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesHu, WH; Wu, Y; Xin, GR; Wang, YT; Guo, JH; Peng, X (2015) ARBUSCULAR MYCORRHIZAL FUNGI AND THEIR INFLUENCING FACTORS FOR AEGICERAS CORNICULATUNI AND ACANTHUS ILICIFOLIUS IN SOUTHERN CHINA
Bioremediation YesShackira A M and Puthur J T (2017) Enhanced phytostabilization of cadmium by a halophyte Acanthus ilicifolius L.
antioxidants
  • FlavonoidsThatoi, H. N., J. K. Patra and S. K. Das (2014) Free radical scavenging and antioxidant potential of mangrove plants: a review
  • PhenolsAgoramoorthy, G., F. A. Chen, V. Venkatesalu, D. H. Kuo and P. C. Shea (2008) Evaluation of antioxidant polyphenols from selected mangrove plants of IndiaShackira A M and Puthur J T (2016) Antioxidant defence mechanism operational in a mangrove - Acanthus ilicifolius L. subjected to NaCl stress
  • Antioxidant enzymesShackira A M and Puthur J T (2016) Antioxidant defence mechanism operational in a mangrove - Acanthus ilicifolius L. subjected to NaCl stress
  • AntioxidantsShackira A M and Puthur J T (2016) Antioxidant defence mechanism operational in a mangrove - Acanthus ilicifolius L. subjected to NaCl stress
Secondary Metabolites
  • TanninsKathiresan, K. and A. V. Ravi (1990) SEASONAL CHANGES IN TANNIN CONTENT OF MANGROVE LEAVES
Compatible Solutes
  • ProlineShackira A M and Puthur J T (2016) Antioxidant defence mechanism operational in a mangrove - Acanthus ilicifolius L. subjected to NaCl stressSivasankaramoorthy, S. and A. Venkatesan (2007) Influence of seawater on growth and organic constituents of Acanthus ilicifolius linn
Habitat
  • B Coastal habitatsBal, A. R. and S. K. Dutt (1987) SALT TOLERANCE MECHANISMS IN ACANTHUS-ILICIFOLIUS LBhatt, S., D. G. Shah and N. Desai (2009) The mangrove diversity of Purna Estuary, South Gujarat, IndiaXu, L; Wang, XR; Sun, K; Yu, T; Xu, JH; Ding, PX; Tang, LM; Zhang, DX; Guan, WB (2021) The complete chloroplast genome of Acanthus ilicifolius, an excellent mangrove plant
Economic use
  • 7600.0 Alimentary canal and digestive systemAlmagrami, A. A., M. A. Alshawsh, R. Saif-Ali, A. Shwter, S. D. Salem and M. A. Abdulla (2014) Evaluation of Chemopreventive Effects of Acanthus ilicifolius against Azoxymethane-Induced Aberrant Crypt Foci in the Rat Colon
  • 7100.0 General Including Traditional medicinesSingh, D. and V. Aeri (2013) Phytochemical and pharmacological potential of Acanthus ilicifoliusVelmani, S.; Perumal, B.; Santhosh, C.; Vetrivel, C.; Maruthupandian, A. (2016) Phytochemical and Traditional uses on Acanthus ilicifolius (L).
Distribution
Distribution map provided by GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Distribution (text)
  • Asia - southeast
  • Indo-Malesia, Australia Banerjee, Achyut Kumar; Feng, Hui; Lin, Yuting; Liang, Xinru; Wang, Jiakai; Huang, Yelin (2022) Setting the priorities straight-Species distribution models assist to prioritize conservation targets for the mangroves
  • Nansha, Guangzhou, ChinaYang, YC; Yang, SH; Li, JF; Deng, YF; Zhang, Z; Xu, SH; Guo, WX; Zhong, CR; Zhou, RC; Shi, SH (2015) Transcriptome analysis of the Holly mangrove Acanthus ilicifolius and its terrestrial relative, Acanthus leucostachyus, provides insights into adaptation to intertidal zones
  • Xiangzhou District, Zhuhai City, Guangdong Province, China (N 2225044.9900, E 11338025.7500). ChinaXu, L; Wang, XR; Sun, K; Yu, T; Xu, JH; Ding, PX; Tang, LM; Zhang, DX; Guan, WB (2021) The complete chloroplast genome of Acanthus ilicifolius, an excellent mangrove plant
  • Negombo & Chilaw, Sri LankaWijayasinghe, M. M., K. Jayasuriya, C. V. S. Gunatilleke, I. Gunatilleke and J. L. Walck (2019) Effect of salinity on seed germination of five mangroves from Sri Lanka: use of hydrotime modelling for mangrove germination
  • m Percut Sei Tuan, Deli Serdang, North SumatraBasyuni, M; Ramayani; Hayullah, A; Prayunita; Hamka, M; Putri, LA; Baba, S (2019) Growth of salt-secretor and non-salt secretor mangrove seedlings with varying salinity and their relations to habitat zonation
Previously was:
  • Asia - southeast
  • Australia
  • Nansha, Guangzhou, ChinaYang, YC; Yang, SH; Li, JF; Deng, YF; Zhang, Z; Xu, SH; Guo, WX; Zhong, CR; Zhou, RC; Shi, SH (2015) Transcriptome analysis of the Holly mangrove Acanthus ilicifolius and its terrestrial relative, Acanthus leucostachyus, provides insights into adaptation to intertidal zones
  • Xiangzhou District, Zhuhai City, Guangdong Province, China (N 2225044.9900, E 11338025.7500). ChinaXu, L; Wang, XR; Sun, K; Yu, T; Xu, JH; Ding, PX; Tang, LM; Zhang, DX; Guan, WB (2021) The complete chloroplast genome of Acanthus ilicifolius, an excellent mangrove plant
  • Miscellaneous notes A mangrove and a medicinal plant (see Almagrami and others)Almagrami, A. A., M. A. Alshawsh, R. Saif-Ali, A. Shwter, S. D. Salem and M. A. Abdulla (2014) Evaluation of Chemopreventive Effects of Acanthus ilicifolius against Azoxymethane-Induced Aberrant Crypt Foci in the Rat Colon
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