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Report for Acanthus ilicifolius L.

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Family Acanthaceae
Genus Acanthus
Species ilicifolius
Author L.
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Herbaceous perennial
Ecotypes
Max. salinity
SW
Germination
Salt glands and bladders YesReef, R. and C. E. Lovelock (2015) Regulation of water balance in mangroves
Previously was: unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C3
Molecular data
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status
Bioremediation
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
Economic use
  • 1200.0 Soap and soap substitutes
  • 3300.2 Bovines
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • Asia - southeast
  • Australia
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
References

Last Records approved
Submitted by T J Flowers
Jun 24th 2019, 10:03 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Jun 24th 2019, 10:03 am
Submitted by T J Flowers
Jun 22nd 2019, 8:50 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Jun 24th 2019, 9:58 am
Submitted by T J Flowers
Jun 24th 2019, 9:56 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Jun 24th 2019, 9:56 am
Submitted by T J Flowers
Jun 22nd 2019, 9:13 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Jun 22nd 2019, 9:13 am
Submitted by T J Flowers
Jun 22nd 2019, 9:04 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Jun 22nd 2019, 9:04 am
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