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Report for Tetraena alba (L.f.) Beier & Thulin

updated: Jun 2nd 2017, 9:29 am see all updates
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Family Zygophyllaceae
Genus Tetraena
Species alba
Author (L.f.) Beier & Thulin
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • psammophile
Life form
  • Shrub
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
82.8 dS/mAli, A. K. S. and G. Dreyling (1994) STUDIES ON THE SALT TOLERANCE OF SOME HALOPHYTES IN THE SUDAN
Germination YesCoudret, A. (1971) GERMINATION AND RESPIRATORY QUOTIENT OF ZYGOPHYLLUM-ALBUM IN KEEPINGS WITH SALT CONCENTRATION
Previously was: unknown
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C3
Molecular data
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesEl-Morsy, E. M. (1999) Microfungi from the ectorhizosphere-rhizoplane zone of different halophytic plants from the Red Sea coast of EgyptFahmy, G. M. and S. A. Ouf (1999) Significance of microclimate on phylloplane mycoflora of green and senescing leaves of Zygophyllum album L
Previously was: unknown
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
  • AntioxidantsKchaou, M; Ben Salah, H; Mnafgui, K; Abdennabi, R; Gharsallah, N; Elfeki, A; Damak, M; Allouche, N (2016) Chemical Composition and Biological Activities of Zygophyllum album (L.) Essential Oil from Tunisia
Previously was: empty
Secondary Metabolites
  • LipidsZarrouk, M., H. El Almi, N. Ben Youssef, N. Sleimi, A. Smaoui, D. Ben Miled and C. Abdelly (2003) Lipid composition of seeds of local halophytes: Cakile maritima, Zygophyllum album and Crithmum maritimum
Previously was: empty
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
  • A2.5 Coastal saltmarshes and saline reedbedsHegazy, A. K., J. Lovett-Doust, O. Hammouda and N. H. Gomaa (2007) Vegetation distribution along the altitudinal gradient in the northwestern Red Sea region
Economic use
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • Saharo-Arabian region
  • Africa - east
  • North-western Red SeaHegazy, A. K., J. Lovett-Doust, O. Hammouda and N. H. Gomaa (2007) Vegetation distribution along the altitudinal gradient in the northwestern Red Sea regionKamel, M. (2008) Osmotic adjustment in three succulent species of Zygophyllaceae
  • Deltaic coast EgyptEl-Din, A. S., H. F. El-Kady and Y. Sodany (1993) Gradient analysis of the common species in the saline and marshy habitats in the Nile DeltaShaltout, K. H. and Y. M. Al-Sodany (2008) Vegetation analysis of Burullus Wetland: a RAMSAR site in Egypt
Previously was:
  • Saharo-Arabian region
  • Africa - east
  • North-western Red SeaHegazy, A. K., J. Lovett-Doust, O. Hammouda and N. H. Gomaa (2007) Vegetation distribution along the altitudinal gradient in the northwestern Red Sea regionKamel, M. (2008) Osmotic adjustment in three succulent species of Zygophyllaceae
  • Miscellaneous notes Synonym of Zygophyllum album
    References

    Last Records approved
    Submitted by Mohammed Al-azzawi
    Dec 7th 2019, 6:35 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Dec 7th 2019, 9:40 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Dec 5th 2019, 11:43 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Dec 5th 2019, 11:43 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Dec 5th 2019, 11:18 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Dec 5th 2019, 11:18 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Dec 5th 2019, 11:16 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Dec 5th 2019, 11:16 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Dec 2nd 2019, 6:26 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Dec 2nd 2019, 10:05 am
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