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Report for Acrostichum aureum L.

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Family Pteridaceae
Genus Acrostichum
Species aureum
Author L.
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Fern
Ecotypes unknown
Previously was: empty
Max. salinity
SW Lloyd, R. M. and D. P. Buckley (1986) Effects of salinity on gametophyte growth of Acrostichum aureum and Acrostichum danaeifolium
Germination unknown
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Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C3Werth, M., K. Mehltreter, O. Briones and M. Kazda (2015) Stable carbon and nitrogen isotope compositions change with leaf age in two mangrove ferns
Molecular data
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status unknown
Previously was: empty
Bioremediation YesBuhmann, A. and J. Papenbrock (2013) Biofiltering of aquaculture effluents by halophytic plants: Basic principles, current uses and future perspectives
Previously was: empty
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
  • nicotinic acid glucosideAshihara, H., Y. L. Yin and S. Watanabe (2011) Nicotinamide metabolism in ferns: Formation of nicotinic acid glucoside
Compatible Solutes
  • D pinitolSun, W. Q., X. P. Li and B. L. Ong (1999) Preferential accumulation of D-pinitol in Acrostichum aureum gametophytes in response to salt stress
  • D-1-O-methyl-muco-inositolSun, W. Q., X. P. Li and B. L. Ong (1999) Preferential accumulation of D-pinitol in Acrostichum aureum gametophytes in response to salt stress
Habitat
  • A2 Littoral sediment
Economic use
  • 0110.0 Vegetables
  • 5100.0 Cordage
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • Pantropical
Miscellaneous notes See references for detailed distributionColloty, B. M., J. B. Adams and G. C. Bate (2002) Classification of estuaries in the Ciskei and Transkei regions based on physical and botanical characteristicsDe Olivares, D. M. (1988) Ecologic characterization of the mangrove of Las Palmitas swamp Zulia State VenezuelaFickert, T. and F. Gruninger (2010) Floristic zonation, vegetation structure, and plant diversity patterns within a caribbean mangrove and swamp forest on the Bay Island of Utila (Honduras)Osuji, L. C., B. C. Ndukwu, G. C. Obutet and I. Agbagwa (2006) Impact of four-dimensional seismic and production activities on the mangrove systems of the Niger Delta, NigeriaSaritha, M. K. and P. P. Tessy (2011) Mangroves of Poyya backwaters of Thrissur district, Kerala, IndiaSingh, N. T., A. D. Mongia and A. N. Ganeshamurthy (1989) Soils of brackish water marshes of South Andaman IndiaUkpong, I. (1998) Relation between vegetation, soil nutrient content and salinity in an estuarine mangrove swamp in West Africa
References

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