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Report for Bruguiera sexangula (Lour.) Poir.

updated: Dec 2nd 2017, 6:19 am see all updates
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Family Rhizophoraceae
Genus Bruguiera
Species sexangula
Author (Lour.) Poir.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Tree
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
32000 mg/LKanchana, CM; Chandrasekara, NK; Weerasinghe, KDN; Pathirana, S; Piyadasa, RUK (2016) Mangrove Diversity Across Salinity Gradient in Negombo Estuary-Sri LankaKrauss, K. W. and J. A. Allen (2003) Influences of salinity and shade on seedling photosynthesis and growth of two mangrove species, Rhizophora mangle and Bruguiera sexangula, introduced to Hawaii
Germination unknown
Salt glands and bladders NoReef, R. and C. E. Lovelock (2015) Regulation of water balance in mangroves
Photosynthesis Pathway C3?
Molecular data
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesTuo, L; Li, J; Liu, SW; Liu, Y; Hu, L; Chen, L; Jiang, MG; Sun, CH (2016) Microlunatus endophyticus sp nov., an endophytic actinobacterium isolated from bark of Bruguiera sexangulaXu, R; Li, XM; Wang, BG (2016) Penicisimpins A-C, three new dihydroisocoumarins from Penicillium simplicissimum MA-332, a marine fungus derived from the rhizosphere of the mangrove plant Bruguiera sexangula var. rhynchopetala
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
  • Purines and pyrimidinesAshihara, H; Yin, YL; Deng, WW; Watanabe, S (2010) Pyridine salvage and nicotinic acid conjugate synthesis in leaves of mangrove speciesSato, Y. and H. Ashihara (2008) Pyrimidine salvage and catabolism in leaves of mangrove speciesSuzuki-Yamamoto, M; Mimura, T; Ashihara, H (2006) Effect of short-term salt stress on the metabolic profiles of pyrimidine, purine and pyridine nucleotides in cultured cells of the mangrove tree, Bruguiera sexangula
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
  • A2.33 Marine mud shoresKanchana, CM; Chandrasekara, NK; Weerasinghe, KDN; Pathirana, S; Piyadasa, RUK (2016) Mangrove Diversity Across Salinity Gradient in Negombo Estuary-Sri Lanka
Previously was:
  • A2.5 Coastal saltmarshes and saline reedbedsKanchana, CM; Chandrasekara, NK; Weerasinghe, KDN; Pathirana, S; Piyadasa, RUK (2016) Mangrove Diversity Across Salinity Gradient in Negombo Estuary-Sri Lanka
  • Economic use
    • 0180.0 Sweeteners
    • 2110.0 Fuelwood
    Distribution
    Distribution (text)
    • Old World tropics
    • Hainan Island, P.R. ChinaXu, R; Li, XM; Wang, BG (2016) Penicisimpins A-C, three new dihydroisocoumarins from Penicillium simplicissimum MA-332, a marine fungus derived from the rhizosphere of the mangrove plant Bruguiera sexangula var. rhynchopetala
    • Negombo lagoon, Sri LankaKanchana, C. M., N. K. Chandrasekara, K. D. N. Weerasinghe, S. Pathirana and R. U. K. Piyadasa (2016) Mangrove Diversity Across Salinity Gradient in Negombo Estuary-Sri Lanka
    • Sundarban Mangrove Forests, BangladeshAhmed, A; Aziz, A; Khan, AZMNA; Islam, MN; Iqubal, KF; Nazma; Islam, MS (2011) TREE DIVERSITY AS AFFECTED BY SALINITY IN THE SUNDARBAN MANGROVE FORESTS, BANGLADESH
    Miscellaneous notes
    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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