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Report for Avicennia officinalis L.

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Family Acanthaceae
Genus Avicennia
Species officinalis
Author L.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
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Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Tree
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
500 mMKrishnamurthy, P; Jyothi-Prakash, PA; Qin, L; He, J; Lin, QS; Loh, CS; Kumar, PP (2014) Role of root hydrophobic barriers in salt exclusion of a mangrove plant Avicennia officinalis
Germination YesDas, S. and M. Ghose (2003) Seed structure and germination pattern of some Indian mangroves with taxonomic relevanceJoshi, G. V., L. J. Bhosale and Pimplask.M (1972) PHYSIOLOGICAL STUDIES IN GERMINATION OF MANGROVES
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
  • ProteomeKrishnamurthy, P., X. F. Tan, T. K. Lim, T. M. Lim, P. P. Kumar, C. S. Loh and Q. S. Lin (2014) Proteomic analysis of plasma membrane and tonoplast from the leaves of mangrove plant Avicennia officinalisTan, W. K., T. K. Lim, C. S. Loh, P. Kumar and Q. S. Lin (2015) Proteomic Characterisation of the Salt Gland-Enriched Tissues of the Mangrove Tree Species Avicennia officinalisTan, 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
  • Salt-gland associated genesJyothi-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
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesChowdhery, H. J., K. L. Garg and A. K. Jaitly (1982) OCCURRENCE OF FUNGI IN RHIZOSPHERE, RHIZOPLANE AND NON-RHIZOSPHERE ZONES OF SOME MANGROVESMaria, G. L. and K. R. Sridhar (2004) Fungal colonization of immersed wood in mangroves of the southwest coast of IndiaPatra, J. K. and Y. K. Mohanta (2014) Antimicrobial compounds from mangrove plants: A pharmaceutical prospectiveRavikumar, S., M. Gnanadesigan, S. T. M. Ignatiammal and S. Sumaya (2012) Population dynamics of free living, nitrogen fixing bacteria Azospirillum in Manakkudi mangrove ecosystem, IndiaRavikumar, S., S. T. M. Ignatiammal, M. Gnanadesigan and A. Kalaiarasi (2012) Effects of saline tolerant Azospirillum species on the growth parameters of mangrove seedlingsSahu, S. C., K. Sahoo, P. K. Jee and N. K. Dhal (2013) Floral and microbial dynamics in relation to the Physico-chemical constituents of the Devi-estuary of Odisha Coast of the Bay of Bengal, India
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 IndiaThirunavukkarasu, P., T. Ramanathan, L. Ramkumar, R. Shanmugapriya and G. Renugadevi (2011) The antioxidant and free radical scavenging effect of Avicennia officinalis
Secondary Metabolites
  • Iridoid glucosidesKoenig, G., H. Rimpler and D. Hunkler (1987) IRIDOID GLUCOSIDES IN AVICENNIA-OFFICINALIS
  • TanninsKathiresan, K. and A. V. Ravi (1990) SEASONAL CHANGES IN TANNIN CONTENT OF MANGROVE LEAVES
  • Astaxanthin Banerjee, K., D. Ray, S. Basu, B. Chakraborty and A. Mitra (2009) A comparative study of astaxanthin level in mangrove species
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
  • B Coastal habitatsThirunavukkarasu, P., T. Ramanathan, L. Ramkumar, R. Shanmugapriya and G. Renugadevi (2011) The antioxidant and free radical scavenging effect of Avicennia officinalis
Economic use
  • 2200.0 Sawn timber
  • 2520.0 Cabinetwork
  • 6170.0 BactericidesChandrasekaran, M., K. Kannathasan, V. Venkatesalu and K. Prabhakar (2009) Antibacterial activity of some salt marsh halophytes and mangrove plants against methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus
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
  • mangrove region of Parangipettai, Cuddalore Distric t Tamilnadu on the Southeast coast of IndiaThirunavukkarasu, P., T. Ramanathan, L. Ramkumar, R. Shanmugapriya and G. Renugadevi (2011) The antioxidant and free radical scavenging effect of Avicennia officinalis
Miscellaneous notes Another well-researched mangrove species.
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