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Report for Avicennia marina (Forssk.) Vierh.

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Family Acanthaceae
Genus Avicennia
Species marina
Author (Forssk.) Vierh.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
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Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Tree
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
26 dS/mKhan, F; Adnan, MY; Aziz, I (2016) METABOLIC IMPLICATIONS OF SALT INDUCED OSMOLYTE ACCUMULATION IN AVICENNIA MARINA
Germination unknown
Salt glands and bladders YesDrennan, P. and N. W. Pammenter (1982) Physiology of salt excretion in the mangrove Avicennia marina (Forsk) VierhReef, R. and C. E. Lovelock (2015) Regulation of water balance in mangrovesReef, R. and C. E. Lovelock (2015) Regulation of water balance in mangrovesSalama, F. M., S. M. El-Naggar and T. Ramadan (1999) Salt glands of some halophytes in EgyptSalama, F. M., S. M. El-Naggar and T. Ramadan (1999) Salt glands of some halophytes in Egypt
Photosynthesis Pathway C3
Molecular data
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesKumar T and Ghose M (2008) Status of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) in the Sundarbans of India in relation to tidal inundation and chemical properties of soil
Bioremediation YesBuhmann, A. and J. Papenbrock (2013) Biofiltering of aquaculture effluents by halophytic plants: Basic principles, current uses and future perspectives
antioxidants
  • Dihydroxymethyl-bis (3,%dimethoxy-4- hydroxyphenyl) tetrahydrofuran-9 (of 90)-O-flglucopyranoside (flavonoids), 40,5,7-trihydroxyflavone (flavonoids), PhytoalexinsThatoi, H. N., J. K. Patra and S. K. Das (2014) Free radical scavenging and antioxidant potential of mangrove plants: a review
Secondary Metabolites
  • Phytochemicals Cybulska, I., G. Brudecki, A. Alassali, M. Thomsen and J. J. Brown (2014) Phytochemical composition of some common coastal halophytes of the United Arab Emirates
Compatible Solutes
  • GlycinebetaineKhan, F; Adnan, MY; Aziz, I (2016) METABOLIC IMPLICATIONS OF SALT INDUCED OSMOLYTE ACCUMULATION IN AVICENNIA MARINA
Habitat
  • A2.5 Coastal saltmarshes and saline reedbedsAbu Hena, MK; Sidik, BJ; Idris, MH; Nesarul, MH; Aysha, A; Islam, MS; Nazmul, H (2015) Forest structure and litter production of naturally re-generated white mangrove Avicennia marina in sub-tropical estuarine coast
Economic use
  • 2110.0 Fuelwood
  • 2220.0 Planks
  • 7000.0 MEDICALPatra, J. K. and Y. K. Mohanta (2014) Antimicrobial compounds from mangrove plants: A pharmaceutical prospective
Previously was:
  • 2110.0 Fuelwood
  • 2220.0 Planks
  • Patra, J. K. and Y. K. Mohanta (2014) Antimicrobial compounds from mangrove plants: A pharmaceutical prospective
  • Distribution
    Distribution (text)
    • Old World tropics
    • New Zealand
    • mangrove forest of Mikindani, Tudor Creek, in the suburbs of Mom- basa, KenyaDe Deurwaerder, H; Okello, JA; Koedam, N; Schmitz, N; Steppe, K (2016) How are anatomical and hydraulic features of the mangroves Avicennia marina and Rhizophora mucronata influenced by siltation?
    • Bakkhali river estuary, Cox's Bazar situated in the southeaster n part of BangladeshAbu Hena, MK; Sidik, BJ; Idris, MH; Nesarul, MH; Aysha, A; Islam, MS; Nazmul, H (2015) Forest structure and litter production of naturally re-generated white mangrove Avicennia marina in sub-tropical estuarine coast
    Miscellaneous notes
    References

    Last Records approved
    Submitted by Mohammed Al-azzawi
    Jun 28th 2020, 11:04 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jun 29th 2020, 9:58 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Jun 27th 2020, 11:24 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jun 27th 2020, 11:25 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Jun 27th 2020, 11:09 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jun 27th 2020, 11:09 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Jun 27th 2020, 9:45 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jun 27th 2020, 9:45 am
    Submitted by Pedro Garcia
    Jun 21st 2020, 8:07 pm

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Jun 25th 2020, 7:07 am
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