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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 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
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status
Bioremediation
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
Economic use
  • 1200.0 Soap and soap substitutes
  • 3300.2 Bovines
  • 7000.0 MEDICALSingh, D. and V. Aeri (2013) Phytochemical and pharmacological potential of Acanthus ilicifolius
Previously was:
  • 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
    Jul 9th 2020, 9:52 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jul 9th 2020, 9:53 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Jul 9th 2020, 9:37 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jul 9th 2020, 9:37 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Jul 8th 2020, 2:26 pm

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jul 8th 2020, 2:26 pm
    Submitted by Mohammed Al-azzawi
    Jul 8th 2020, 10:06 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jul 8th 2020, 1:53 pm
    Submitted by Mohammed Al-azzawi
    Jul 8th 2020, 9:24 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jul 8th 2020, 1:52 pm
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