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Report for Avicennia officinalis L.

updated: Dec 3rd 2016, 11:29 am see all updates
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Family Acanthaceae
Genus Avicennia
Species officinalis
Author L.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Tree
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
SW
Germination unknown
Salt glands and bladders YesJyothi-Prakash, P. A., B. Mohanty, E. Wijaya, T. M. Lim, Q. S. Lin, C. S. Loh and P. P. Kumar (2014) Identification of salt gland-associated genes and characterization of a dehydrin from the salt secretor mangrove Avicennia officinalisReef, R. and C. E. Lovelock (2015) Regulation of water balance in mangrovesTan, W. K., Y. Q. Ang, T. K. Lim, T. M. Lim, P. Kumar, C. S. Loh and Q. S. Lin (2015) Proteome profile of salt gland-rich epidermis extracted from a salt-tolerant tree species
Photosynthesis Pathway C3
Molecular data
  • cDNA sequenceJyothi-Prakash, P. A., B. Mohanty, E. Wijaya, T. M. Lim, Q. S. Lin, C. S. Loh and P. P. Kumar (2014) Identification of salt gland-associated genes and characterization of a dehydrin from the salt secretor mangrove Avicennia officinalis
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Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesPatra, J. K. and Y. K. Mohanta (2014) Antimicrobial compounds from mangrove plants: A pharmaceutical prospective
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
  • Total phenols and free radical scavenging activityAgoramoorthy, G., F. A. Chen, V. Venkatesalu, D. H. Kuo and P. C. Shea (2008) Evaluation of antioxidant polyphenols from selected mangrove plants of India
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Secondary Metabolites
  • PhenolsTan, W. K., Y. Q. Ang, T. K. Lim, T. M. Lim, P. Kumar, C. S. Loh and Q. S. Lin (2015) Proteome profile of salt gland-rich epidermis extracted from a salt-tolerant tree species
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Compatible Solutes
Habitat
Economic use
  • 2200.0 Sawn timber
  • 2520.0 Cabinetwork
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • Old World tropics
  • mangrove swamp at Berlayer Creek, Singapore (1.27096N, 103.80278E)Tan, W. K., Y. Q. Ang, T. K. Lim, T. M. Lim, P. Kumar, C. S. Loh and Q. S. Lin (2015) Proteome profile of salt gland-rich epidermis extracted from a salt-tolerant tree species
  • mangrove swamps near the Berlayer Creek, Singapore (1.27°N; 103.80°E) and Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, Singapore (1.43°N; 103.717°EJyothi-Prakash, P. A., B. Mohanty, E. Wijaya, T. M. Lim, Q. S. Lin, C. S. Loh and P. P. Kumar (2014) Identification of salt gland-associated genes and characterization of a dehydrin from the salt secretor mangrove Avicennia officinalis
Previously was:
  • Old World tropics
  • Miscellaneous notes
    References

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