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Report for Avicennia marina (Forssk.) Vierh.

updated: Dec 27th 2016, 9:49 am see all updates
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Family Acanthaceae
Genus Avicennia
Species marina
Author (Forssk.) Vierh.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Tree
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
500 mMKhan, F; Adnan, MY; Aziz, I (2016) METABOLIC IMPLICATIONS OF SALT INDUCED OSMOLYTE ACCUMULATION IN AVICENNIA MARINANAIDOO, G (1987) EFFECTS OF SALINITY AND NITROGEN ON GROWTH AND WATER RELATIONS IN THE MANGROVE, AVICENNIA-MARINA (FORSK) VIERH
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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
  • Antioxidant genesJithesh, M. N., S. R. Prashanth, K. R. Sivaprakash and A. Parida (2006) Monitoring expression profiles of antioxidant genes to salinity, iron, oxidative, light and hyperosmotic stresses in the highly salt tolerant grey mangrove, Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Vierh. by mRNA analysis
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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
  • AstaxanthinBanerjee, K., D. Ray, S. Basu, B. Chakraborty and A. Mitra (2009) A comparative study of astaxanthin level in mangrove species
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  • 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
    • GlycinebetaineAshihara, H., K. Adachi, M. Otawa, E. Yasumoto, Y. Fukushima, M. Kato, H. Sano, H. Sasamoto and S. Baba (1997) Compatible solutes and inorganic ions in the mangrove plant Avicennia marina and their effects on the activities of enzymesKhan, 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
    • Beachwood Nature Reserve in Durban, South AfricaNAIDOO, G (1987) EFFECTS OF SALINITY AND NITROGEN ON GROWTH AND WATER RELATIONS IN THE MANGROVE, AVICENNIA-MARINA (FORSK) VIERH
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  • 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
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    Nov 17th 2019, 3:15 pm

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    Approved by T J Flowers
    Nov 10th 2019, 6:23 am
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