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Report for Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L.

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Family Aizoaceae
Genus Sesuvium
Species portulacastrum
Author (L.) L.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • psammophile
Life form
  • Herbaceous perennial
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
900 mMMessedi, D., N. Labidi, C. Grignon and C. Abdelly (2004) Limits imposed by salt to the growth of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrumO\'Leary, J. W. and E. P. Glenn (1994) Halophytes as a resource for livestock and rehabilitation of degraded landsRamani, B., T. Reeck, A. Debez, R. Stelzer, B. Huchzermeyer, A. Schmidt and J. Papenbrock (2006) Aster tripolium L. and Sesuvium portulacastrum L.: two halophytes, two strategies to survive in saline habitatsVenkatesalu, V., R. R. Kumar and K. P. Chellappan (1994) Growth and Mineral Distribution of Sesuvium portulacastrum L a Salt Marsh Halophyte, Under Sodium Chloride Stress
Previously was: 5000
Germination YesMartinez, M. L., T. Valverde and P. Morenocasasola (1992) Germination Response to Temperature, Salinity, Light and Depth of Sowing of 10 Tropical Dune Species
Previously was: unknown
Salt glands and bladders No
Photosynthesis Pathway C3?
Molecular data
  • fructose-1,6-bisphosphate aldolase geneFan, W., Z. L. Zhang and Y. L. Zhang (2009) Cloning and molecular characterization of fructose-1,6-bisphosphate aldolase gene regulated by high-salinity and drought in Sesuvium portulacastrum
Previously was: empty
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesRuppel, S., P. Franken and K. Witzel (2013) Properties of the halophyte microbiome and their implications for plant salt tolerance
Bioremediation YesKannan, PR; Deepa, S; Kanth, SV; Rao, JR; Gnanasekaran, CS; Rengasamy, R (2009) STUDIES ON THE USE OF SESUVIUM PORTULACASTRUM - PART III: PHYTOREMEDIATION OF SALT CONTAMINATED SOILS OF TANNERY WASTEWATER DISCHARGED ILANDSKanth, SV; Kannan, PR; Selvi, AT; Saravanan, P; Rao, JR; Nair, BU; Rengaswamy, R (2009) PHYTOREMEDIATION OF SOUL USING SESUVIUM PORTULACASTRUM - PART I: REMOVAL OF NA(+) AND CL- FROM TANNERY WASTEWATER TREATED SOILVan Oosten, M. J. and A. Maggio (2015) Functional biology of halophytes in the phytoremediation of heavy metal contaminated soils
antioxidants
  • PhenolsAgoramoorthy, G., F. A. Chen, V. Venkatesalu, D. H. Kuo and P. C. Shea (2008) Evaluation of antioxidant polyphenols from selected mangrove plants of IndiaThatoi, H. N., J. K. Patra and S. K. Das (2014) Free radical scavenging and antioxidant potential of mangrove plants: a review
  • Antioxidant enzymesLokhande, V. H., K. Mulye, R. Patkar, T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2013) Biochemical and physiological adaptations of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L., (Aizoaceae) to salinity
Secondary Metabolites
  • Ecdysteroids. Lokhande, V. H., T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2009) Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L. a promising halophyte: cultivation, utilization and distribution in India
  • PhytochemicalsCybulska, I., G. Brudecki, A. Alassali, M. Thomsen and J. J. Brown (2014) Phytochemical composition of some common coastal halophytes of the United Arab Emirates
  • TanninsKathiresan, K. and A. V. Ravi (1990) SEASONAL CHANGES IN TANNIN CONTENT OF MANGROVE LEAVES
  • BetainesAdrian-Romero, M., S. J. Wilson, G. Blunden, M. H. Yang, A. Carabot-Cuervo and A. K. Bashir (1998) Betaines in coastal plants
Previously was:
  • Ecdysteroids. Lokhande, V. H., T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2009) Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L. a promising halophyte: cultivation, utilization and distribution in India
  • PhytochemicalsCybulska, I., G. Brudecki, A. Alassali, M. Thomsen and J. J. Brown (2014) Phytochemical composition of some common coastal halophytes of the United Arab Emirates
  • TanninsKathiresan, K. and A. V. Ravi (1990) SEASONAL CHANGES IN TANNIN CONTENT OF MANGROVE LEAVES
  • Compatible Solutes
    • GlycinebetaineVenkatesalu, V., R. R. Kumar and K. P. Chellappan (1994) Sodium chloride stress on organic constituents of Sesuvium portulacastrum L, a salt marsh halophyte
    • ProlineJoshi, A. J. (1981) Amino-Acids and Mineral Constituents in Sesuvium portulacastrum L, a Salt-Marsh HalophyteMessedi, D; Slama, I; Laabidi, N; Ghnaya, T; Savoure, A; Soltani, A; Abdelly, C (2006) Effect of nitrogen deficiency, salinity and drought on proline metabolism in Sesuvium portulacastrumSlama, I., D. Messedi, T. Ghnaya, A. Savoure and C. Abdelly (2006) Effects of water deficit on growth and proline metabolism in Sesuvium portulacastrumSlama, I., T. Ghnaya, A. Savoure and C. Abdelly (2008) Combined effects of long-term salinity and soil drying on growth, water relations, nutrient status and proline accumulation of Sesuvium portulacastrumSlama, I., T. Ghnaya, D. Messedi, K. Hessini, N. Labidi, A. Savoure and C. Abdelly (2007) Effect of sodium chloride on the response of the halophyte species Sesuvium portulacastrum grown in mannitol-induced water stressSlama, I., T. Ghnaya, K. Hessini, D. Messedi, A. Savoure and C. Abdelly (2007) Comparative study of the effects of mannitol and PEG osmotic stress on growth and solute accumulation in Sesuvium portulacastrumVenkatesalu, V., R. R. Kumar and K. P. Chellappan (1994) Sodium chloride stress on organic constituents of Sesuvium portulacastrum L, a salt marsh halophyte
    Habitat
    • B Coastal habitatsLokhande, V. H., K. Mulye, R. Patkar, T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2013) Biochemical and physiological adaptations of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L., (Aizoaceae) to salinityLonard, RI; Judd, FW (1997) The biological flora of coastal dunes and wetlands. Sesuvium portulacastrum (L) L
    Economic use
    • 4850.0 Salt-tolerant ornamental
    • 0110.0 Vegetables
    • 1200.0 Soap and soap substitutes
    Distribution
    Distribution (text)
    • West Indies
    • Pantropical
    • Indian statesLokhande, V. H., K. Mulye, R. Patkar, T. D. Nikam and P. Suprasanna (2013) Biochemical and physiological adaptations of the halophyte Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L., (Aizoaceae) to salinity
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    References

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